Chaves County native and longtime resident Glenn Latimer, 88, died Saturday, Jan. 18, in an Albuquerque hospital following a short illness.
Glenn was born in Dexter on May 30, 1925, to Johnnie Parks Latimer and Earl A. Latimer. He graduated from Dexter High School in 1940, where he was valedictorian. After graduation, he joined the U.S. Army (Hellcats Unit, serving the United States on the French and German borders). He was wounded and received the Purple Heart. He and his Login to read more