Obituary notices.

ray trejo rsRay Allison Trejo, 74, of Lordsburg passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Gila Regional Medical Center.

Ray was born on April 22, 1944 in Hurley to Jose Rodriguez Trejo and Nora Gomez Allison.

manuel chavez rsManuel Oscar Chavez Jr., 37, passed away Monday June 18, 2018 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital.

Manuel was born March 14, 1981 in Deming to Manuel Oscar Chavez and Anna Sainz. He graduated from Deming High School and furthered his education at Western New Mexico University and also New Mexico State University. Manuel studied business management and several trade occupations. He was an electrician and was also skilled in carpentry, and heating and cooling. He enjoyed being in the outdoors.

Ernestine Bernice Wilson, 81, a lifetime Deming resident passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018 at The Hospital of Providence in El Paso, TX.

Ernestine was born June 28 1936 to Mary McCullun and George Haynes in Deming, NM. She was a member of the Church of God and Christ.

She is survived by 3 sons, Silas (Lupe) Wilson III of Deming, Ernest L. (Cruz) Wilson and Joel (Cathy) Wilson both of El Paso, TX; 2 daughters, Mary B. Haynes of North Carolina and Brenda E. (Hakim) Clausall of Denver, CO; brother, Jim Haynes of Deming, NM; sister, Georgia Killingsworth of Temple, TX; 15 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Silas Wilson Jr., her parents George and Mary Haynes and daughter Charlene Haynes.

Visitation will be Friday June 22, 2018 beginning at 10 o'clock in the morning at Baca's Funeral Chapel. Funeral Service at 5 o'clock in the afternoon Bishop Richard L. Johnson officiating.

Frank Lee McKee, 80, Deming resident passed away peacefully at his home Friday June 15, 2018.

Frank was born August 11, 1937 to Mabel A. Grubb and George A. McKee in Tonkawa, Oklahoma.

He served his country honorably in the US Navy.

Frank is survived by his wife, Marie Louise McKee of the home.

No service will take place as were his wishes. Cremation has been entrusted to Baca’s Mimbres Crematory.

Arthur Kimble Veeder of Silver City, New Mexico passed away June 12, 2018 at his residence. A Graveside Service will be held on July 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Fort Bayard National Cemetery, with full military honors. A full obituary to follow.

Bright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, "Traditional Services and Care for your family and friends", 210 W. College Ave. Silver City, New Mexico, phone # 575-388-1911.

Remembrances can be made at http://www.brightfuneral.net

Charles McCarty, 74, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Silver City Care Center. 

Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

tony madrid rsTony Pedro Madrid, 27, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Sunday, June 10, 2018 in Wilcox, AZ.

He was born August 9, 1990 in Tucson, AZ.

Donald Elliott Kennedy, 95, Rapid City, SD, died Friday June 15, 2018 at Rapid City Regional Hospice House. He was born July 23, 1922 in Gary, SD to John Elliott and Mary Elizabeth (Ellefson) Kennedy. He is survived by his wife, Carol Ann (Bloom) Kennedy, Rapid City, SD and his sons, Matt and Cory.

Memorial services will be 2:00 p.m. (MDT), Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Behrens-Wilson Funeral Home, Rapid City, SD. Condolences may be conveyed to the family at behrenswilson.com

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