Graveside services are scheduled for Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at 2 p.m., at Lawn Haven Cemetery in Clovis, NM, for Mildred Bessie Worley, age 91, who passed away September 6, 2013, at LaVilla Assisted Living in Roswell, NM.
Mildred was born October 16, 1921, in Portales, NM, to Leonard A. and Rosa Hatch Fails. She lived in Portales and graduated from Portales High School. She married Nelson A. Worley on April 8, 1939. She and Nelson made their home in Clovis until his death in 2004.
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Nelson A. Worley; sisters: Felicia Fails, Zenomia Wiley and Pauline Howell; brothers: Jeremiah Fails and Randolph Fails; and a son, Michael W. Worley.
Mildred is survived by two sons: Dwayne (Linda) Worley of Roswell, NM, and Calvin (Jana) Worley, of Lubbock, TX; two brothers, Alvin Fails of Clovis, NM, and Albert Fails of Portales, NM; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; and her sister-in-law and best friend, LaWanda Frakes.