Bell, Swilling, Nash, Ferrell

Sharon Bell Sharon Kay Snyder Bell, 52, died March died March 4, 2004 in Yuma, Ariz. She was born on March 8, 1951 in Dalhart. She married Ben Bell on July 18, 1985. They made their home in Vaughn, Mont. Sharon Kay Snyder attended school in Nara Visa and Amistad. She was a daughter, mother, […]

Fields, Martinez, Duke, Wilson, Lucero, White

Justin E. Fields Justin Eugene “Gene” Fields,48, died Feb. 21, 2004 at his home in Kingman Ariz. Gene Fields was born Sept. 3, 1955. He was a 1972 graduate of Logan High School and most of his life he was employed as an auto mechanic. Fields moved to Arizona in 1997 after residing in the […]

Reflections on military service

TV Hagenah There has been a lot of discussion lately about our President and his military or lack of military experiences during the Viet Nam War. In fact, it has risen to levels of scandal. And let me be the first to say, I am very happy about it. The last Presidential scandal we had, […]

Wilma Pauline Nabours, Tommy Proffitt, Odessa Strawn

Wilma Pauline Nabours Wilma Pauline Nabours, 79, died Feb. 19 in Bushland, Texas. Nabours was born August 1, 1924 in Dogpatch, Okla. She was a long-time resident of Tucumcari and Logan. Nabours worked as a waitress and was a member of First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Nabours is survived by three daughters, Barbara Keith (Melvin) […]

Suspected killer captured in Texas

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Ryan Lengerich A suspected killer with Quay County ties was captured Sunday after eluding police for more than five weeks. Scott James Eizember, 42, is suspected of killing an elderly couple in Depew, Okla. on Oct. 18, Creek County (Okla.) police said. According to a police report, Eizember was captured in Lufkin, Texas after an […]

Travelers concerned about NM

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By Angela Peacock For seven years Michael and Debra Pardue have celebrated their anniversary in a state they are disturbed to see dwindling away. The couple stopped at Stuckey’s Truck Stop in Polomas on Friday to check out some souvenirs before making the final duration of their trip home to Wichita Fall, Texas. Michael said […]

obits 9-24

Kassidy Lynn Quilimaco-DeLeon Kassidy Lynn Quilimaco-DeLeon, an infant, died Sept. 17, 2003. She was born Sept. 17, 2003 to Krystal Quilimaco and Antwan DeLeon. Her grandparents are Jamie DeLeon of Friona, Texas and Harold and Tracy Binkely of Tucumcari. Services were Tuesday at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Jo Leona Smith Jo Leona Smith, 49, died […]

9/17 obits

David Largent David Largent, 77, died Sept. 14, 2003 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Amarillo. He was born July 12, 1926 in Merkel, Texas. Mr. Largent was a member of the Center Street United Methodist Church of Tucumcari. He was a World War II veteran serving in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Largent was active […]

Obits 9/13

Allen Payton Allen Payton, 69, died Sept. 10, 2003 at Trigg Memorial Hospital. He was born July 28, 1934 in Roy. Mr. Payton was a long time Tucumcari resident and was active in farming. He served is country in the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by three infant daughters, two sons, Melvin in […]

obits 9/3

Gene Richardson Gene Richardson, 73, of Logan, died Aug. 31, 2003, at his home in Logan. He was born June 25, 1930 in Okmulge, Okla. Mr. Richardson married Clara Jo Winfrey on Aug. 28, 1949. He was a retired minister of the United Methodist Church and served forty four years in the ordained ministry. He […]