Carroll Jean Leatherwood (Barnes) was born on November 02, 1947, in Hobbs, New Mexico. Carroll passed away on April 25, 2021, in Roswell NM. She was born to parents, Floyd Barnes, and Margaret Genevieve Conder. Carroll attended Hobbs high school and then she attended Eastern New Mexico University Portales. She married Mr. Dusty Leatherwood on February 26, 1988, in Farwell, Texas.
Carroll has worked in the animal health industry for more than 40 years, and she began her career with Great Plains Chemical of Texas. She was also employed with Lextron, and Clovis Veterinary Hospital before owning and operating Clovis Veterinarian Supply for the last 15 years. She has lived in Clovis for more than 50 years. Carroll was also an avid supporter of area 4H, all local FFA chapters, and various youth organizations (HPJRA, Little Wranglers). She enjoyed her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. In her spare time, she listened to books on tape, reading, putting puzzles together. As well as collecting cool antiques and treasures.
Carroll is preceded in death by; Parents, Margaret and Jackson Cook, Floyd Barnes; and Great Granddaughter, Nevaeh Dodge.
Carroll is Survived by; Husband, Dusty Leatherwood; Children, Kim (Darren) Jackson, Chris (Tracy) Lewis, Les (Misty) Leatherwood, Lisha (Tim) Gonzales, Shiann (Justin) Frizzell, Michael (Reavis) Bell; Grandchildren, Kelley, Christen, Matthew, Rusty, Dusty, Caleb, Kyleigh, Colton, Jayton, Kenzee, Shaylee, Morgan, Avery, Treyden, Tyan, Warren; and eight incredible Great Grandchildren.
Carroll's services will be officiated by Steve Friskup and Ryan Figg, services will be held at Muleshoe Fellowship (710 East American BVLD Muleshoe TX) on April 29, 2021, at 2:00pm MST. All of Carrolls' granchildren and great grandchildren will serve as honorary pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests making a memorial contribution to an FFA chapter or youth organization of your choice.
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Apr. 27 to Apr. 28, 2021.