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Sam Contreras

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Sam Contreras
March 20, 1987 - July 7, 2018

Sam Contreras, 31, of Coleman Road, Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018.
A memorial service is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Victory Life Fellowship Church, 602 N. 10th Street, Artesia, NM with Pastor Alex Hernandez officiating. Interment will follow at 1:00 PM in Carlsbad Cemetery (old section). Denton-Wood Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Sam Contreras was born March 20, 1987 in Carlsbad, New Mexico to Carl and Kathy (Nelson) Contreras. He enjoyed spending time with his children. Sam was an artist and musician, playing the drums and guitar. He will be remembered for his contagious laugh. Sam was preceded in death by his sister, Nina Joy Contreras Dominguez; grandfather, Jack Hobbs; grandparents: Lupe and Fina Contreras.
Survivors are his son, Adam Samuel Contreras; daughters: Melody Jayden Contreras and Aniyelli Melendrez; parents, Carl and Kathy Contreras; sister, Tanya Benavidez; brothers: Raymond Boughton and wife, Kande and Jacob Contreras-Dean and husband, Christopher; grandmother, Bertie Hobbs and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Honorary pallbearers are Raymond Boughton, Jacob Contreras Dean, Seth Martinez, Christopher Dean, Wade Nelson and Mark Hernandez.
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Published in Carlsbad Current-Argus on July 12, 2018
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