New Mexico dog has unclear future

By Ryn Gargulinski:QCS Columnist The New Mexico dog that has been perpetually running away for more than a year to find a girlfriend has taken off again. When he was gone a week we formulated a theory. He found a girlfriend. When his absence stretched to 14 days we got a new theory. He up […]

March 15, 2006 Obituaries

Billie Martin Garrison Services: Have been held. Billie Martin Garrison, 64, died Sunday, March 12, 2006. Mr. Garrison was born Feb. 16, 1942, in Gran Quivera to Joseph Woodrow and Mary C. Garrison. He served in the U.S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Cornstock for four years, then returned to settle in Albuquerque. Mr. Garrison held […]

March 11, 2006 Obituaries

Manuel Maestas Services: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Manuel Maestas, 54, died Thursday, March 9, 2006, in Amarillo. Mr. Maestas was born Jan. 1, 1952, in Tucumcari to Floyd Maestas and Genevieve Vigil. He was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus. He volunteered his time […]

March 8, 2006 Obituaries

Joe Elevario Services: Have been held. Joe H. Elevario, 58, died Thursday, March 2, 2006, in Albuquerque. Mr. Elevario was born April 19, 1947, at Newkirk. He was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. He was retired from the Union Pacific Railroad. Mr. Elevario was preceded in death by a brother, […]

2-25-2006 Obituaries

Jackie J. Cannon Services: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at 1624 S. Fifth St. in Tucumcari. Jack Cannon, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2006 in Tucumcari.  Mr. Cannon was born May 9, 1934, in Roswell to Harvy and Ruby Cannon. He had retired from the New Mexico Army National Guard and later retired from […]

2/11 Obituaries

Patricia Wood Services: Have been held Patricia “Pat” Wood, 81, died Monday, Feb. 6, 2006, in Amarillo. She was born April 13, 1924. She is survived by one son, Patrick Wood (and wife, Shelly) of Amarillo; one granddaughter, Amy Wood of Amarillo; one sister, Bobbie Kessell of Gastonia, N.C.; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family […]

2/1 Obituaries

Jack Johnson Services: Have been held. Jack Johnson, 82, died Friday, Jan. 27, 2006, at his home in Bard. He was born April 7, 1923, near Clayton in Thomas. The longtime Bard resident was a rancher and farmer who served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death […]

1/7 Obituaries

Max Crespin Services: Have been held. Max I. Crespin, 72, died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2006. He was born July 1, 1934, in Logan, later moving to Tucumcari where he married his wife Mary Garcia Crespin. He was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church and was retired from the City of Tucumcari Police Department […]

12/17 Obituaries

Ralph Robinson Services: Have been held. Ralph Robinson died on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2005, in Newark, Ohio. He was born Sept. 24, 1942, in Cincinnati, Ohio. A former Tucumcari resident, he had been a mechanic for the federal government and was a veteran of Vietnam. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Robinson, […]

11/12 Obituaries

L.H. McElroy Services: Have been held. L.H. McElroy, 83, died on Nov. 7, 2005, in Portales. A resident of Portales and formerly of Amarillo, he was born Oct. 8, 1922, in Shamrock, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy McElroy, on January 23, 1992; his son, Bobbye Joe McElroy on August 28, […]