James Ray Garcia(1971 - 2013)

James R. Garcia 42, of Clovis, NM died Friday, April 26, 2013, at Plains Regional Medical Center. Memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at The Chapel, 1500 Thornton. Honorary pallbearers will be Larry Campos, Anthony Luna, Stephen Aragon, Richard Leos, Tommy Leos, Albert Leos, and Charlie Leos.
James was born January 4, 1971, to Alvin Ruffins and Rosa Garcia in Clovis, NM. He enjoyed construction work, fishing, listening to music, working on cars, and especially spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include his parents, Alvin Ruffins and Rosa Garcia; companion, Dina Gross of Clovis, NM; three daughters, Vanessa D. Garcia, Crystal Garza of South Carolina, and Ashley Alvarez of Clovis, NM; two sons, Richard Alvarez of USAF, and Joshua Bryan of Clovis, NM; three brothers, Steve (Priscilla) Garcia of Clovis, NM, Luis Garcia of Kansas, and Mark (Lela) Garcia of Roswell, NM; three sisters, Diana Wathen of Clovis, NM, Christine Corsey of Clovis, NM, and Dorothy Garcia of Colorado; three grandchildren, Catarino Jesus Garcia, Theresa Garza Meija, and Kaliyah Pierre; his goddaughter, Nevaeh Romero; and his extended family. He was preceded in death by his sister, Rosetta Garcia; and a brother, Joe Michael Garcia.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Muffley Funeral Home & High Plains Crematory 575 762-445 muffleyfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Clovis News Journal on Apr. 30, 2013