Category Archives: Obituaries

Death Notice: Marie Goforth

Church Service for Marie Goforth, age 90, of Hobbs, New Mexico, is scheduled for 2:00 PM, Friday, February 15, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Springlake, Texas with Jay Abernathy of Lubbock, Texas officiating. Burial will be in Earth Memorial Cemetery. Marie died Sunday, February 10, 2019 in Hobbs. She was born June 7, 1928 in Paducah, Texas to Roy Lee and Joe Lee (Goss) Truelock. Online condolences may be made at www.ellisfuneralhomes.com.

Obituary: Avelina M Madrid

Church Service for Avelina M. Madrid, age 80, of Muleshoe, Texas, was scheduled for 11:00 AM, Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Muleshoe with Father Heriberto Mercado of Muleshoe officiating. Rosary will be said at 6:00 PM, Sunday, January 27, 2019 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Muleshoe and 6:00 PM, Monday, January 28, 2019 at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Muleshoe. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park. Avelina died Friday, January 25, 2019 in Muleshoe. She was born June 9, 1938 in Anton Chico, New Mexico to Manuel and Margareta (Romero) Morales. She married Juan Madrid in Anton Chico on June 16, 1954.

Obituary: Bettie Harrison

 

Church service for Bettie Harrison, age 82, of Muleshoe, Texas, is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Muleshoe with Dr. Stacy Conner of Muleshoe officiating. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park. Bettie died Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Muleshoe, Texas. She was born October 9, 1936 in Briscoe County, Texas to Henry and Bertha Logan. She married Ted Harrison in Portales, New Mexico on November 8, 1957.

Obituary: William A “Dub” Bishop

William. A “Dub” Bishop, 81, a longtime resident of Clovis, NM passed away to heaven peacefully on Monday, January 21, 2019. He was born on January 30, 1937 in Plaska, Texas to William C. and Opal Bishop.
After graduating from high school in Memphis, TX, Dub met Rosetta Mae Sims of Muleshoe, TX and they were married on June 15, 1958 at First Baptist Church of Muleshoe. Their two children, Vanda and Darren, were born in Muleshoe where Dub was a machinist and welder for nine years. In 1967 the family moved to Clovis, NM where Dub was a machinist with Empy’s Welding and Machine Shop for over 30 years until his retirement.

Obituary: Jose Luis Ramirez

Church Service for Jose Luis Ramirez, age 44, of Muleshoe, Texas, was scheduled for 11:00 AM, Thursday, January 24, 2019 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Father Heriberto Mercado of Muleshoe officiating.