Author archives: - RDR

  • Jack J. Roddens

    December 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Services are pending at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Jack J. Roddens, age 80, of Roswell, who passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016. A further announcement will be made once arrangements are finalized. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral...

  • Lois M. Hatch Box

    December 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Lois M. Hatch Box, age 86, of Roswell, passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016. She will lie in-state from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, December 9, 2016 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel. A viewing for Lois Box will be from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, December 10, 2016,...

  • Kathleen “Katy” Spencer

    December 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Katy Spencer passed away on December 1, 2016, in Roswell, NM at the age of 80. She was born July 2, 1936 in Durant, OK to James and Irene Butler. In the 1940s she moved with her family to Roswell, New Mexico. Married Kenneth Spencer for 62 years. After moving...

  • Robert E. “Big O” Overmier

    December 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Robert Overmier of Roswell, NM passed away on December 3, 2016 in Albuquerque NM at the age of 74. Robert was born to Eugene Overmier and Carolyn Vought on February 4, 1942 in St. Marys, Pennsylvania. Both of his parents have preceded him in death. Robert was...

  • John De Los Santos

    December 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    John De Los Santos, age 69, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 4, 2016, in Albuquerque with his loving wife Sylvia by his side. He has 8 brothers, 2 sisters and was preceded in death by his father Eulalio “Lalo” De Los Santos, his...

  • Jennie Quirina Lanfor

    December 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    A rosary will be recited at 6 p.m., Thursday, December 8, 2016, at Ballard Funeral Home Chapel for Jennie Quirina Lanfor, 89, who passed away Sunday, December 4, 2016 in Roswell, NM. Funeral service will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, December 8, 2016 also at...

  • Francisco Banda

    December 6, 2016 • ObituariesComments (0)

    Francisco Banda, 83, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016, lovingly surrounded by his family, at home, in Carlsbad, NM. He was born in San Pedro De Nazas, Durango, Mexico, December 6, 1932 to Vicenta Nevarez Banda. Francisco was raised in Ascension,...

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    All ages invited to holiday craft event

    December 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    This Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m., the library will be having a Holiday Craft Extravaganza! There will be seven different crafts to choose from and all the materials and supplies will be provided. All ages are invited to attend and can choose three crafts to...

  • jrsrbower

    Instructor to retire from ENMU-Roswell

    December 6, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jennie Bower Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Art Appreciation and University Studies instructor, Jennie Bower, will be retiring from ENMU-Roswell at the end of this semester. Bower has been employed at the campus for the past 18 years. A reception will...

  • Make license tags that last

    December 6, 2016 • Dear EditorComments (0)

    I have been using the same car for almost 15 years. The license plate is “defaced” in that the reflective paint has virtually worn off. It is “defaced,” as Oren Peterson’s letter in the paper described. A police officer said I should replace the...