A funeral service for Jason Ray Fields, 28, of Roswell, will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, March 18, 2011, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home. Visitation will be Thursday, March 17, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., at the funeral home. He passed away Sunday, March 13, 2011, in North Dakota.
Jason was born to Curtis Ray Fields Jr. and Teresa Ann Jones on Oct. 26, 1982, in Farmington. He loved to listen to music and the great outdoors. Jason Ray loved country music, George Jones and a great BBQ, his hound dog Harley, and hunting, fishing and camping. He was a great man who spent as much time with his family as he could. You could always count on his smile, jokes and telling stories. He will be greatly missed by all his family and close friends.
Those left behind to cherish his loving memory are his son Joe Ray Felipe Fields; stepdaughter Alana Taylor Bostick; fiancÃ©e Helen L. Brusuelas; mother Teresa Guebara and husband Mike, of Alamogordo; father Curtis Fields Jr., of Colorado; siblings, Lacey Jones and her daughters, Alex and Jennah, of Alamogordo, Joseph â€œBoyâ€ Fields, of Alamogordo, and Chance Ramirez, of Dexter; maternal grandparents Joe and Ginny Jones, of Okolona, Miss., paternal grandparents Patti and Lloyd Butler, of Phoenix, and Curtis Fields Sr., of Phoenix. Special family members: Grandpa Joe taught Jason Ray how to hunt, fish, work on vehicles, and how to be a man.
They spent a lot of time together as he was growing up. Jason Ray loved his Grandpa like a Dad. Also, Kay and Felipe Galindo and their grandson Adryan. Kay and Felipe were like parents to Jason Ray, they loved him like he was their own. Frank â€œGooseâ€ Gustamantes, Felipe and Adryan made the long journey to bring Jason Ray home to his family and this act of kindness will always be remembered as a reflection of their unconditional love for Jason Ray. Also, Natalia Dalton, Anna Alvarez and her son Karlos, Amanda Greene, Jason Torres and numerous other cousins and close friends.
Pallbearers will be Roger Alvarez, Joe Chaves, Chance Ramirez, Michael Dalton, Frank â€œGooseâ€ Gustamantes, Felipe Galindo, Joseph â€œBoyâ€ Fields, and Jason Torres. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at andersonbethany.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.
One to be remembered With a laugh that came So effortless his presence Was a blessing with a Heart of gold so generous He left us with memories That weâ€™ll never forget A good man and close friend To anyone he met smoking grills and country gold, ice chest full of rock and roll. A family man that loved his Friends weâ€™ll miss you so, Until we meet again We love you Jason Ray
– Poem written by Roger, Michael and Boy