Martin makes myriad music

Baxter Black I can’t remember how many songs Martin wrote, probably half of my notebook full of livin’ room hits. I guess nobody knew me as well as Martin.

May 19, 2010 Obituaries

Martin Maes Martin Maes, 36, died Monday May 10, 2010, in Tucumcari. He was born Aug. 20, 1973, in Tucumcari. Survivors include his mother, Dora Maes. Services: Have been held Information: 461- 3815

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Beverly Sue Martin Beverly Sue Martin, 69, died on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, in Tucson, Ariz. She was born Oct. 8, 1940, in Tucumcari. Survivors include her husband Edsell Martin and three daughters, Laura Gifford, Madeline Sims and Ginger Davidson. Services: 3 p.m. Saturday at the Adair Funeral Homes, 1050 N. Dodge Blvd., Tucson, Ariz. […]

04-02-09: Wedding, birthdays

Just married…Julie Maree Martin and Kerry Dean Stegall, both of Borger, Texas, were married April 24 in Borger.The bride is the daughter of Virgel “Chip” Martin and Charlotte Martin of Borger. Her grandparents are Chester and Essie Bradford of Tucumcari and Juanita Martin of Hermitage, Mo.The groom is the son of Harry and Pamela Stegall […]

School board selects contractor for phase one new THS

Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Public Schools Board of Education awarded a $4 million contract for the construction of the first phase of the new Tucumcari High School to Gerald Martin Ltd. of Albuquerque. The contract was awarded at a special meeting on Thursday. Before the vote, school superintendent Aaron McKinney advised the board that Gerald […]

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. […]

Russell Lynn Hedgecock

Services: At 10 a. m. today at the First Baptist Church, San Jon. Russell “Russ” Lynn Hedgecock, 45, of Farmington died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007, in Farmington. He was born Oct. 5, 1962 in San Diego, California to Charles and Patricia Terry Hedgecock. Mr. Hedgecock graduated from Farmington High and went on to West Texas […]

Russell L. Martin

Russell L. Martin Services: Have been held. Russell L. Martin, 91, died Thursday, Oct. 12, 2006, at the Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. Mr. Martin was born April 29, 1915 in Arlington, Texas. He was married to Clara E. Beeson on March 2, 1947 in Winfield, Kan. For many years he farmed in […]

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Lorraine Martin Services: Have been held. Lorraine Case Martin, 79, of Clovis, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2006, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born March 4, 1926, to George and Mary Daffin Case in Bentley, Okla. She married Glynn B. Martin on June 27, 1949, in Amarillo. She graduated from Murray State […]

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Jefferson Harrison Services: 1 p.m. (PDT) Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Santa Rosa, Calif. Jefferson Oscar Harrison, 87, of Santa Rosa, Calif., died July 26, 2005, in Santa Rosa, Calif. He was born on Jan. 3, 1918, in Tucumcari. Family members said he enjoyed watching trains and hunting jackrabbits, and he had […]