E. Lenard May, 83, went to be with the Lord Jan. 30, 2014. He was born Oct. 2, 1930.
He is survived by his daughter Barbara Thedford and her husband, Rick; two sisters Lillie Bell Bivens and Margie Douglas; five granchildren; 12 grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and his longtime companion Dorthy Lacy, of Capitan.
He was preceded in death by his son Roy, parents Albert and Alice, three brothers and three sisters.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 at the Ruidoso Race Track Chapel.