Graveside services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 13, at Woodbine Cemetery, Artesia, N.M., for Kevin W. Masters, 5 Briarwood Place No. 1712, Roswell, N.M. Mr. Masters, 31, died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010, at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center in Roswell. Honorary pallbearers will be John Carre, David Husselman, Chris Pearson, Kellen Casabonne, Cody Kinnibrugh, Ted Gonzales Jr. and Brandon Bolin.
Visitation will be at Terpening & Son Mortuary beginning at 2 p.m. Sunday. Mr. Masters was born July 17, 1979, in Roswell; the son of Jim Masters and Debra (Howard) Masters. He was a lifelong resident of Artesia. He was a contract pumper and member of Victory Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Jim Masters, and a daughter, Tess Masters.
Survivors include his parents Ronnie and Debra Carre of Loco Hills, N.M.; girlfriend Alicia Gonzales of Roswell; daughter Brianna Masters of Artesia; stepsons Taylor Emerson of Roswell and Tristan Emerson of Roswell; brothers Jimmy Masters of Roswell and John Carre and wife, Rachel, of Loco Hills; sister Kelli Carre of Baytown, Texas; nephews Rolan Carre and Dylan Carre; niece Britanni Carre; and grandparents Dwaine and Evelyn Howard of Roswell. Services are under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary.
Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences in the online guest book at www.artesiafunerals.com.