1-6 Obituaries

Albert N. Thonrberry Albert N. Thonrberry, 86, died on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, in Lubbock Texas. He was born Jan. 15, 1923, in Valleyhead, Pa. Survivors include his daughter Nancy Grant. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at the Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Information: 461-3815

03-22-2008: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., Community Easter Egg Hunt, Dunn Park, 2300 S. Fourth St. All ages up to Fifth Graders are welcome to hunt. Today: 5:30 Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association potluck supper. 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering and music begins, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds. Free Admission.

03-08-08: Wedding announcement, birthdays

Just married…Ellen Martin and Charles Dunn of Tucumcari were married Feb. 16 at Storybook Cabins in Ruidoso. Jim Witcher officiated at the wedding. In the bridal party were: Jessica Martin-Ortiz, matron of honor; Cathy Tapia, bridesmaid; Samual Dunn, bestman; and Jacob Martin, groomsman. The Dunns own and operate Dunn Funeral Home and live in Tucumcari. […]

Tucumcari mourns loss of Bettie Ditto

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Former Tucumcari Mayor Mary Mayfield called her �an icon.� Others knew her as �Mrs. Tucumcari.�� Margaret Elizabeth �Bettie� Ditto, a Tucumcari leader and city promoter for six decades, died on Saturday at age 91. She died of acute leukemia at Northwest Texas Hospital in Amarillo, Texas, said Robert Ferguson, […]

David Allen Paris

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Services: Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p .m. on Thursday at Dunn Funeral Home in Tucumcari. Funeral services will at 2 p.m. on Friday at the Dunn Funeral Home. David Allen Paris, of Midland, Texas, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007. Mr. Paris was born Nov. 30, 1938 to John Hoyle Paris and […]

Bertha Bolin

Services: Will be announced later. Bertha Bolin, 63, died at her residence in Tucumcari on Tuesday, July 31, 2007, following an extended illness. Following her wishes, she has been cremated. Arrangements by Dunn Funeral Home of Tucumcari.

Douglas E. Bartlett

Services: 11 a.m., Thursday a memorial service will be conducted at the Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Douglas E. Bartlett, 48, age died Sunday, April 1, 2007, following an extended illnesses with heart disease, multiple sclerosis and lung cancer.   He was born Dec. 13, 1958 in Jonesboro, Ark. He was a published poet having […]

Joshua W. Hendren

Services: 7 p.m., today a rosary will be recited at the Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari.  At 2 p.m. on Wednesday, a mass of resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. Joshua W. Hendren, 27, died Sunday, April 1, at his home in Los Lunas.   Mr. Hendren was born July […]

Jerry Dean Weaks

Services:  2:30 p.m., Thursday, a memorial service will be conducted at the Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Jerry Dean Weaks, 68, died in Amarillo, Texas. on Sunday, March 25, 2007, following an extended illness. Jerry Weaks was born May 29, 1938 in Tulia, Texas.  He had been a long time Tucumcari/Quay County resident. He was […]

Quanah Parker Reid

Services: 2:30 p.m., Thursday in the Dunn Memorial Chapel, Tucumcari. Quanah Parker Reid, 92, died on Satruday, March 3, 2007, at his home in Tucumcari.  Mr. Reid was born  Feb. 22,1915 in Bovina, Texas to Oscar S. and Oma Reid and came to Tucumcari with his family.  He attended and graduated from Tucumcari High School. […]