Author archives: - RDR

  • James Dickey “Dick” Witcher

    February 17, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Funeral services for James Dickey “Dick” Witcher, of Hammonds, Louisiana, were held February 14, 2014 at 1:00pm at McNeeley and Son Funeral Home with Reverend Leon Dunn officiating. Burial was made at Hungarian Presbyterian Cemetery in Albany, Louisiana....

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    A gift of goodies

    February 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Chaves County Federated Republican Women recently brought a little sweetness to the residences of the Assurance Home. Pictured from left to right, Teresa Barncastle, Alice Eppers and Joan Boue deliver cupcakes and ice cream for Valentine’s Day....

  • Velma Lee Kerr

    February 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    No services are scheduled for Velma Kerr, 79, who passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2014 in Hagerman, NM. Velma’s wishes were to be cremated. Velma was born May 18, 1934 in Eufaula, OK to Joe Thamason and Leota House Thamason. Her parents preceded her in...

  • Kent Vernon Scott

    February 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Kent Vernon Scott, 50, of Roswell passed away, Tuesday, February 11, 2014. He was born October 31, 1963 to Frona Ann Scott and Delbert Dean Scott in Oakland, California. Kent and his family moved to Roswell, New Mexico when he was a child. Kent was a very...

  • Porfirio Jimenez

    February 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    A rosary is scheduled for 6 P.M., Monday, February 17, 2014 at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Porfirio Jimenez who passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014 in Artesia. Per Porfirio’s wishes cremation will follow. Porfirio will lie in state on Monday,...

  • Harry Boggs

    February 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Harry Boggs, age 94, of Odessa, TX, passed away on February, 13th, 2014. Harry was born, Nov. 11, 1919, at home near Sedan, N.M. His parents, Fred and Lizzie Boggs had been previously married and had other children. Harry was the first born of that marriage,...

  • Dekka Ruth Clem House

    February 15, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Born 9.12.46 in Artesia NM to Vada Ruth Coleman Clem and Howard Dee (Jack) Clem in Artesia, New Mexico. Dekka led the “Leave it to Beaver” life in her younger years attending school and First Baptist Church as she grew an ever enlarging circle of...

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    Police: Man shot threatened woman, children with knife

    February 14, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    The man who was shot by Roswell Police officers Thursday morning threatened a woman and her children with a knife, according to a police department news release issued on Friday. “The most current information confirmed through the course of the...

  • Police Blotter: Woman arrested for indecent exposure

    February 14, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Roswell Police arrested a woman for not wearing any pants or underwear Thursday afternoon. Brandy Treat, 36, was arrested on misdemeanor charges of indecent exposure and drinking in public, according to a police report. Officers say they approached Treat in...

  • C.L. Faubus Sr.

    February 14, 2014 • ObituariesComments Off

    Graveside services are scheduled for 1:00 P.M., on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at South Park Cemetery for C.L. Faubus Sr., 88 who passed away on February 13, 2014 at Lovelace Regional Hospital. C.L. had been a resident of Roswell since 1968. Herbert Watson of...