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Thursday, October 14, 2021
Jim Bob Nuckols
Graveside services for Jim Bob Nuckols, 81, of Elida will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in the Elida Cemetery with Rev. Cheston Fair officiating, assisted by Jeff Bilberry.  Dan Howard, Jeff Bilberry, David Taylor, Wayne Moore, Chris Gresham, Chuck Strain, Dale Vaughan... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Oct. 14 to Oct. 17, 2021.
Friday, September 3, 2021
Madie Myrtilla Swagerty (Swagerty)
Madie Swagerty's passing at the age of 83 has been publicly announced by Wheeler Mortuary in Portales, NM. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Madie in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Wheeler Mortuary... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc. on Sep. 3, 2021.
Thursday, August 5, 2021
Martha Magdalene Jordan (Swagerty)
Martha Jordan's passing has been publicly announced by Wheeler Mortuary in Portales, NM. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Martha in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Wheeler Mortuary website. Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc. on Aug. 5, 2021.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Sammy Howell
Graveside services for Sammy Howell, 77, of Elida, NM will be conducted at 3:00 PM, Wednesday, June 30, 2021, in the Kenna Cemetery with Don Thomas officiating, assisted by Jeff Bilberry. Ryon Howell, Jeff Bilberry, Trent Bilberry, Cody Ferguson, Bill Marley, Shawn Richardson, Chek... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Jun. 29 to Jun. 30, 2021.
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Carl Kent Hale
A private family service will be held in memory of Kent Hale, 67, at a later time. Carl Kent Hale was born May 31, 1952, in Lubbock, TX to the home of Olive "Belle" (Smith) and Ellis Delton Hale and died January 21, 2020.  Kent grew up in Roosevelt County, and graduated from... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Jan. 23 to Jan. 26, 2020.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Kaden Moore
Memorial services for Kaden Moore, 17, of Elida, will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 25, 2020, in the Elida High School Gymnasium. Kaden Eugene Moore was born June 2, 2002, at Elmendorf AFB, AK to the home of Shawna Michelle (Martinez) and Cortney Eugene Moore and died early... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Jan. 21 to Jan. 22, 2020.
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Marie Roberson (Lee)
Funeral services for Marie Roberson, 91, of Portales, will be at 10:00 AM, Thurs., Jan. 17, 2019 at the Third and Kilgore Church of Christ with Will Spina officiating. Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery with Johnny Lieb, Jack Merrick, Adam Terry, Colin Chandler, Dustin Cabeldue... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Jan. 17 to Jan. 20, 2019.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Floydene Groves (Sturman)
Floydene Sturman Groves, 91, died on July 28, 2018. Her bright smile and infectious laugh will be missed by all who knew her. Dee, as she liked to be called, was born in Elida, New Mexico, the fourth of 5 children. She helped the family out with many jobs including working at the... Read More
Baca's Funeral Chapels
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Aug. 21 to Aug. 24, 2018.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Ruth Evelyn Cater (McCabe)
Funeral services for Evelyn Cater, 95, of Elida, will be held at 10:00 AM,Fri, June 22, 2018, in the Elida United Methodist Church with Pastor Beth Anthony officiating. Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery with Ray Martin, Joe Gilmore, Buddy Taylor, Darwin Chenault, Monte Howard... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Jun. 21 to Jun. 22, 2018.
Monday, January 29, 2018
Billy J Dixon
Billy J Dixon (77) entered our Saviors peace Friday, January 26, 2018, in Littlefield, Texas. He was born To Lucille Elizabeth Killgore Dixon and I. J. Dixon, Jr (Buster) in Portales, New Mexico August 29, 1940. The family ranched and had a small dairy while Bill was in school. With... Read More
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Jan. 29 to Jan. 30, 2018.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Glen R Smith
Glen R. Smith February 13, 1945 - June 4, 2017 Glen R. Smith, age 72, passed away at the family home on Sunday morning, June 4, 2017. A graveside burial service will be held on Thursday, June 8, 2017, 10:30 AM, in Elida, NM. A tribute of Glen's life may be found at www.andersonbethany... Read More
Published in Eastern New Mexico News from Jun. 7 to Jun. 8, 2017.
Friday, February 3, 2017
Lela Jo Halliday (Wall)
Funeral services for Lela Jo Halliday, known to most people as "Red," will be held at 2:30 PM, Monday, February 6, 2017, at the Elida Methodist Church with Pastor Darryl Tenefos officiating. Burial will follow on the Wall Ranch in the family cemetery with Scott Burton, Bill Sallee... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Clovis News Journal from Feb. 3 to Feb. 5, 2017.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Robert Turner
Turner, Robert S. Robert S. Turner, 48, passed away December 28, 2016. A Celebration of Life will be held Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at FRENCH â€" Westside. Interment will be held Friday, January 13, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at Santa Fe National Cemetery, 501 N. Guadalupe... Read More
French Funerals & Cremations - Westside
Published in Albuquerque Journal on Jan. 10, 2017.
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Jerry Lee Johnson
Memorial services for Jerry Lee Johnson, 76, of Elida, will be held at 10:00AM, Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at the First Baptist Church with Dr. David McFadden officiating, assisted by Scott P. Reeves. Rod McDermid, Hershel Nixon,Jimmy Hines, Albert Shirley, Delman Shirley, Billy Neece... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune from Apr. 2 to Apr. 6, 2016.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Elois Creighton
Funeral services for Elois Creighton, 90, of Elida, will be conducted at 10:00 AM, Friday, September 25, 2015, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Wayne Kinman officiating. Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery with her great-grandchildren, Kirsten Creighton, Robert Villarreal... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune from Sep. 22 to Sep. 23, 2015.
Friday, August 14, 2015
Jakie "Jake" Howard
Jakie "Jake" Howard September 11,1935 - August 13, 2015 Funeral services for Jakie "Jake" Howard, 79 of Kenna, will be at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday August 15, 2015, at Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Vaughn Goffman officiating. Burial will follow at Kenna Cemetery with Shae Pettigrew... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune from Aug. 14 to Aug. 15, 2015.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Jerry Dean "JD" Isler
Jerry Dean (JD) Isler passed away January 11, 2015 in a car accident. JD was born February 24, 1962; a beloved son, husband, dad, brother, coach, and friend. Coach Isler was a stand-out basketball player in high school and later attended Clarendon Junior College and began a successful... Read More
Muffley Funeral Home Inc.
Published in Portales News-Tribune from Jan. 13 to Jan. 14, 2015.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Joe Claud Moore
Memorial services for Joe Claud Moore, 83, of Elida will be held at 10:00 AM, Friday, November 28, 2014, at the Elida United Methodist Church with Rev. J. Vaughn Gossman officiating. All family friends will be honorary pallbearers. Those desiring to make a memorial contribution,... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Portales News-Tribune from Nov. 26 to Nov. 27, 2014.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Fran Welch
Funeral services for Fran Welch, 70, of Portales, will be at 10:00 AM, Sat., July 5, 2014, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Pat Boone officiating, assisted by Trent Bilberry. Burial will follow in the Portales Cemetery with Jimmy Dale Ward, Bud Vaughan, Billy Vaughan, James Vaughan... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Portales News-Tribune on Jul. 2, 2014.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Fran Welch
Fran Welch, 70, of Portales died Tuesday, July 1, 2014, in Lubbock. She was born Nov. 17, 1943 in Elida. She was a homemaker. Survivors include two sons, Jeff Welch and Kevin Welch; and a daughter, Angie Moore. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Wheeler Mortuary Chapel. Burial follows... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune from Jul. 1 to Jul. 2, 2014.
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Frank Sturman
Frank Sturman born to Floyd and Ruby Sturman in Elida NM Dec. 12, 1925,. He was one of five children. He attended Elida High School where he was class president and salutatorian. As WWII broke out he enlisted in the Navy Air Corp. at 17 where he served 3 1/2 years in the South Pacific... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal from May 24 to May 25, 2014.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Yolanda Acosta
Funeral services for Yolanda Acosta, 58, of Portales, will be held at 10:00 AM, Sat., Jan. 25, 2014, at the First Baptist Church with Dr. David McFadden officiating. Burial will follow in the Portales Cemetery with Noel Nunez, Danny Nunez, Donnie Nunez, Anthony Loya, Tony Mirabal... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Jan. 24, 2014.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Yolanda Acosta
Yolanda Acosta, 58, of Portales died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, in Clovis. She was born April 22, 1955, in Brownfield. She was a job resource representative for the New Mexico Department of Labor. Survivors include a son, Brandon Montoya; and a daughter, Leah Montoya. Services: 10 a... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2014.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Ralph Buford Chilton
Ralph Buford Chilton, 85, passed away on November 29, 2013, in Stillwater, OK. His funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 10:00 a.m at Southside Baptist Church in Stillwater with Brother Joe Day officiating. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements... Read More
Strode Funeral Home
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Dec. 3, 2013.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Vernell Powell
Vernell Powell, 72 funeral services for Vernell Powell, 72, of Elida, will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 22, 2013, at the Elida Methodist Church with Rev. Dare Stevens officiating, assisted by Rev. Herb Gage. Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery with Kelby Widener, Caleb Widener... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Apr. 20, 2013.
Monday, December 31, 2012
Rowena C. Preuit
Funeral services for Rowena C. Preuit, 94, of Portales, will be at 10:00 AM, Friday, January 4, 2013, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Wayne Brazil, Rev. Brad Morgan, and Lyman Graham officiating. Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery with Jeff Medlin, Blake Percer, Garth... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Dec. 31, 2012.
Monday, September 24, 2012
Geneva "G.G." Gail Daugherty
Funeral services for Geneva (G.G.) Gail Daugherty, 77, of Elida, were at 2:00 PM on Monday September 24, 2012, at the Elida Methodist Church with Rev. Beth Anthony officiating. Burial followed at Elida Cemetery with her grandchildren as Pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers are all her... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Sep. 24, 2012.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
Freddie Mack "Fred" Anthony
Memorial services for Freddie Mack Anthony, 72 of Elida, will be at 3:00 PM on Monday August 13, 2012, at the Elida school gym with Rev. Beth Anthony and Rev. Dare Stevens officiating. Fred was born on December 19, 1939, in Hobbs to John Thomas and Ruby Naioma (Vaughn) Anthony and... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Aug. 11, 2012.
Ronald Luis Anthony
Memorial services for Ronald Luis Anthony, 76 of Portales, will be at 3:00 PM on Monday August 13, 2012, at the Elida School Gym with Rev. Beth Anthony and Rev. Dare Stevens officiating. Ronald was born on July 19, 1936, in Hobbs to John Thomas and Ruby Naioma (Vaughn) Anthony and... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Aug. 11, 2012.
Friday, July 27, 2012
Carol (Bird) Crume
Memorial services for Carol (Bird) Crume, 87, of Portales will held at 10:30 AM, Friday, August 3, 2012, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Michael Brunk officiating. Burial of her cremains was at the side of her husband in the Elida Cemetery. Carol Crume was born June 25, 1925... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Jul. 27, 2012.
Friday, June 8, 2012
Wayne P. Crume
Memorial services for Wayne P. Crume, 88, of Portales will be at 10:00 AM, Friday, June 15, 2012, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Michael Brunk officiating assisted by various family members and friends. Wayne Price Crume was born September 12, 1923, in Kenna, NM, to the... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Jun. 8, 2012.
Thursday, February 16, 2012
George E. Peterson Jr.
Funeral services for George E. Peterson, 65, of Elida will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, February 18, 2012, at Central Christian Church, Portales. Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery. The family will receive guests at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Memorial... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Feb. 16, 2012.
Friday, February 3, 2012
Eloise Erwin
Interment and a grave-side service for Eloise Erwin, 101, was conducted for the family on February 4, 2012, at the cemetery in Elida, NM. Eloise Erwin passed from this life on January 4, 2012. She was 101 years old. Eloise was born in Roswell, Texas on March 9, 1910, to Silas McCabe... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on Feb. 3, 2012.
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Britt'ny Danielle "Britt" Mowell
Visitation for Britt'ny "Britt" Danielle Mowell, 17 of Elida, will be at Wheeler Mortuary in Portales, NM located at 500 East 3rd Street, Portales, NM 88130 on Friday January 20th from 8am-8pm. A memorial service will be held for Britt at 10:00am on Saturday January 21st, 2012 at... Read More
Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, Inc.
Published in Ruidoso News from Jan. 19 to Feb. 20, 2012.
Friday, November 18, 2011
Eddie West
Eddie West Funeral services for Eddie West, 77, of Lubbock will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, in Resthaven's Abbey Chapel. Burial will follow at Resthaven. Mr. West died Wednesday, Nov. 16th, at Trust Point Hospital of complications following recent surgery. Eddie was... Read More
Published in Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Nov. 18, 2011.
Wednesday, December 9, 2009
Donald Graves
Donald Graves Funeral Services for Donald Graves, 73, of Elida, NM will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, December 10, 2009, at the Elida Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Rinne officiating, assisted by Rev. Herb Gage. Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery. Donald Jack Graves was born... Read More
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Dec. 9, 2009.
Sunday, September 6, 2009
Adam Luis Anthony
Funeral services for Adam Luis Anthony, 45 of Elida, will be on Wednesday, September 9, 2009, at 10:00 A.M. at the Elida High School Gym with Rev. Herb Gage officiating and the Regional 3 EMS assisting. Burial will follow under Full Fire Department Honors at Elida Cemetery with the... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Sep. 6 to Sep. 7, 2009.
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Doris Wall
Funeral services for Doris Wall, 102, of Elida will be at 10:00 AM, Friday, April 17, 2009, at the Elida Methodist Church with Rev. Lynn Tusha, Rev. Amy Jordan and Fred Anthony officiating.  Burial will follow in the Elida Cemetery with Herschel Dixon, Travis Nuckols, Dale Rogers... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Apr. 15 to Apr. 16, 2009.
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
Zelma Ray Anthony
Graveside funeral services will be held on Friday, March 20, 2009, at 2:30 pm at Elida Cemetery in Elida, New Mexico for Zelma Ray Anthony, 103 years young. Officiating will be Rev. Beth Anthony. Zelma was born on November 2, 1905, to George and Dorinda Lightfoot Allen in Amity,... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Mar. 17 to Mar. 18, 2009.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008
Mary Gossett
Funeral services for Mary Gossett, 86, of Portales, will be 3:00 PM, Wednesday, July 9, 2008, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Steve Smith and Scott Reeves officiating.  Burial will follow in the Portales Cemetery with Greg Gossett, Cory Gossett, David Gossett, Buddy Hallmark... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Jul. 8 to Jul. 9, 2008.
Friday, March 7, 2008
Buna Jean Glenn
Graveside services for Buna Jean Glenn, 77, of Elida, NM will be 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 8, 2008, in the Elida Cemetery with Jeff Bilberry officiating.  All friends will be honorary pallbearers. She was born November 26, 1930, in Hiway, NM to Lora and Finis Tucker and died at her... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2008.
Sunday, September 9, 2007
Doris Good
Funeral services for Doris Good, 73, of Elida will be at 10 AM, Monday, September 10, 2007, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel with Gary Good, Kenneth Broad and David McVey officiating. Burial will be in the Kenna Cemetery with T. J. Good, Ashley Good, Chance Good, Sarah Boone and Pat... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Sep. 9 to Sep. 10, 2007.
Tuesday, June 19, 2007
Heidi Best
The Celebration of Heidi's Life Heidi's legacy began on July 18, 1984, giving Kent and Sherri Best the privilege of becoming her parents. Eighteen and a half months later she was given the responsibility (which she always took seriously) of being a big sister when Halee was born... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Jun. 19 to Jun. 20, 2007.
Tuesday, May 8, 2007
Noel Rippee
Graveside services for Noel Rippee, 70, of Elida, will be at 10 A.M., Wednesday, May 9, 2007, at the Rippee Ranch with Gary Good and Richard Paden officiating.  Those wishing to attend may gather at the Elida Town Square to form a procession at 9 A.M.  Pallbearers will be Sam Howell... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from May 8 to May 9, 2007.
Thursday, April 5, 2007
Lucille K. Dixon
Lucille K. Dixon was born Dec. 11, 1915, in Bristow, Okla., to the home of William A. "Jack" and Stella (Bruce) Killgore. She passed from this life April 4, 2007, at her residence in Portales, at the age of 91 years, three months and 24 days. Lucille's family moved to Elida, N.M... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Apr. 5 to Apr. 6, 2007.
Wednesday, November 29, 2006
Mildred Morgan
Services for Mildred Morgan, 91, of Portales will be 2 P.M., Friday, Dec. 1, 2006, in the Wheeler Mortuary Chapel, with Dr. Herbert Bergstrom officiating, assisted by Scott P. Reeves.  Burial will follow in the Portales Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Mike Vardeman, Cory Stone, Tommy... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Nov. 29 to Nov. 30, 2006.
Sunday, October 15, 2006
Glen Rogers
Glen "G G" Rogers, 92, passed away at Life Care Center of Tucson Thursday, Oct. 12, 2006. Born in Roswell, July 29,1914, Glen lived for 76 years in Roosevelt County. His first home as a child was a dugout 5 miles South and 3 miles East of Kenna. From there his family moved to Elida... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Oct. 15 to Oct. 16, 2006.
Sunday, October 8, 2006
Peggy Patterson
Graveside committal services for Peggy Peterson Patterson of Elida will be 11 AM, Saturday, Oct. 14, 2006, in the Elida Cemetery.  A luncheon will follow in the Elida Senior Citizens building. Eldest daughter, Amy Eoff, and a family friend, will preside.  Services will be under the... Read More
Published in Clovis News Journal and the Portales News-Tribune from Oct. 8 to Oct. 9, 2006.
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