Audre Latimer King, 95, passed away in Houston, on Thursday, May 10, 2012. Audre was a long-time Roswell resident, who recently relocated to Houston to be near her children.
Audre was born in Dexter on Jan. 8, 1917, the oldest of four children born to Earl and Johnie Latimer. She attended school in Dexter and Roswell, was a 1933 graduate of Roswell High School, and lived in the Roswell area for most of her life.
Audre went to work as Chaves County deputy tax assessor in 1934. She thought this was the best job in Roswell until 1942, when she was “drafted” to work in sub-depot and supply (procurement and contracting) at Roswell Army Air Base to Login to read more