Baker, Lee, Love
Published: Sunday, June 6th, 2004
Roberta M. Lee Roberta M. lee, 84, died June 3, 2004 at Laurel Hills Health Care in Tucumcari. Lee was born October 23, 1919 in McAlister where she resided nearly all her life. Lee was a homemaker. Lee is survived by her daughters, Terri Wells of Pampa, and Linda Canady of Wyoming. She is also survived by three sons, Bill Lee of House, Bob Lee and Jerry Lee, both of McAlister, and one sister, Naomi Gunn, of Forrest. Lee is also survived by eight grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. Graveside funeral services will be conducted today at 2 p.m. in the McAlister Cemetery. Donations may be made to the New Mexico Boys’ Ranch of Boys’ Ranch, New Mexico. William Love William “Con” Love, 71, originally of Tucumcari died Friday, April 30, 2004 in Millcreek Community Hospital in Franklin, Pa. Con Love was born July 22, 1932 in Hudson to Clarence D. and Dollie Lee Brownlee Love., he grew up in Dalhart, as well as Tucumcari. He served in the U.S. Army for two years on active duty, then spent six years in the New Mexico National Guard. Before retirement he worked as a crane operator for Joy Manufacturing in Franklin. He was married April 11, 1966, to Cora May Harry, who preceded him in death on Nov. 8, 2000. He was also preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Gene and Meryl Love. He is survived by two children, Jody Ray Love (Christina) of Rouseville, Pa., and Sue Ann Love and fiance, Cory Yurkania of Sugarcreek, Pa.; and three grandchildren. He is also survived by three brothers, Ray Love of Tucumcari, and Albert Love and Earl Love, both of Texas; five sisters, Geneva Collins of Las Cruces, Francis Bruhn and Betty Callison of Clovis, Diane Owens of McAllister, and Ruth Mullins of Florida. A memorial service was held May 12 in Worden Chapel of Franklin, followed by interment at Lupher Cemetery. Orville Baker Orville Baker, 71, of Clovis, died Tuesday, June 1, 2004. in Amarillo.Orville Baker was a retired construction foreman who was born on March 6, 1933, in Little Rock, Ark. to Bill and Hazel Baker. He served in the Korean War. After returning from the war he served in the Army Reserves. He married Maurine Peterson on May 14, 1958. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; and his wife. He is survived by a daughter, LaVaga “Ann” Annette Baker Morrison (David) of Clovis; and a brother, Harvey Vancleve of Lovington, Texas. He is also survived by two grandchildren of Clovis. Family visitation will be held from 3 until 9 p.m. on Sunday and from 6 until 9 p.m. on Monday in Clovis. Cremation has taken place. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the American Legion in Logan. Arrangements are by Boxwell Funeral Home of Amarillo.
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