William VanAtta, 45, of Artesia, passed away Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. Services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Terpening & Son Chapel in Artesia. Leo Pennington will officiate at the services with burial at Woodbine Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Monday at Terpening & Son Mortuary. Arrangements have been entrusted to Terpening & Son Mortuary. Please express condolences at www.artesiafunerals.com.