facebook-24x24

ron jacquez rsRonnie (Ron) Jacquez, 56, of Silver City was called home on December 4, 2017.

Ronnie was born on April 21, 1961 to Tony and Barbara Jacquez in Silver City New Mexico.

Ronnie was a very well-liked man who became friends with everyone he met.

He would never forget a name but was always quick to give them a unique nickname. Everyone knew him by his infectious laugh that always filled the room with energy and happiness. Ronnie was always quick to offer a helping hand to those in need.

He lived with his Mother who he referred to as "His Pretty Lady" until his passing as her caregiver. Ronnie was known in the county for many years as a car salesman. He took a lot of pride in his work and helped out many families in the community. Ronnie always welcomed his family and friends to his home and entertained them with food and drinks, and some darn good times. He was always proud of the family and their accomplishments no matter how small or big the achievement was whether it be the honor roll, sports, promotions in their jobs, or anything that was good for the family. He would say that they were making the Jacquez Family name stronger!

He is survived by his daughter Dinalle Jacquez and companion Louie Cota and his grandchildren Lexi and Gregory Jacquez; his son Roland Jacquez and fiancée Avery McBride and granddaughter Amethyst; and his son Armando Lucero; his mother Barbara Jacquez; his companion Priscilla Garcia; two brothers Tony Jacquez and Ralph Jacquez; two sisters Norma Jean Hernandez and Gavino and MaryEllen Lopez and husband Louie. God children Christina Delgado and Xavier Roman Gomez; also many Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.

Ronnie was welcomed to his eternal home by his father, Tony O. Jacquez and his son, Naldo Jacquez.

Serving as pallbearers will be Alex Jasso, Richard Jacquez, Bobby (Blue) Madrid, Ray Crespin, Michael Arrendondo, Steve (Gopher) Provencio, Roland Madrid and Tommy Ogas. Honorary pallbearers will be Cecil Berryman, Charles Melendrez, Xavier Roman Gomez, Gabe Gutierrez, Ryan Morse and David Marquez.

Visitation will be on Tuesday December 12 from 5-6pm at Terrazas Funeral Chapel with the Holy Rosary to be recited by Arthur Gutierrez to begin at 6 p.m. The funeral liturgy will be celebrated on Wednesday December 13 at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church at 10 a.m. with Father Oliver Obele officiating. Concluding service and interment will follow at Catholic Cemetery.

Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels "Trusted care for the ones you love" ~ 575-537-0777.

To send condolences, visit www.terrazasfuneralchapel.com.

Fire Alerts

Editor's Note

Those new to providing news releases to the Beat are asked to please check out submission guidelines at http://www.grantcountybeat.com/about/submissions They are for your information to make life easier on the readers, as well as the editor.

Welcome to our new version of classified ads.  We invite you our readers to post your own classifieds, which are available for viewing 24/7 and are very reasonable in price.

We have received complaints about large images blocking parts of other articles. If you encounter this problem, click on the title of the article you want to read and it will take you to that article's page, which shows only that article without any intruders. It's a software problem, not easily fixable, other than showing fewer articles per summary page. If you are a frequent visitor, you might not mind fewer articles per page, but if you only come once in a while, you likely want to see more articles to browse. Write me at editor@grantcountybeat.com to let me know your feelings on this issue. 

Because you are an esteemed member of The Grant County Beat readership, be assured that we at the Beat continue to do everything we can to be in full compliance with GDPR and pertinent US law, so that the information you have chosen to give to us cannot be compromised. 

The Grant County Beat endeavors to post to the Elections page, under News, at the least, notices of candidates for Grant County races. Some candidates for statewide races have also sent their notices. 

The Beat continues to bring you new columnists.Recent additions  include the Christian Corner, for those who are already Christians or are exploring the beliefs.

The second is a business-centered column—Your Business Connection by the New Mexico Business Coalition. The group works to make policy in the state of New Mexico better for all businesses, large and small.

The Beat has a column for you gardeners out there. The Grant County Extension Service will bring you monthly columns on gardening issues. The first one posted is on Winterizing your houseplants and patio plants.

The Beat totally appreciates its readers and subscribers!  

WARNING:

All articles and photos indicated by a byline are copyrighted to the author or photographer. You may not use any information found within the articles without asking permission AND giving attribution to the source. Photos can be requested and may incur a nominal fee for use personally or commercially.

Don't forget to tell advertisers that you saw their ad on the Beat.

Feel free to notify editor@grantcountybeat.com, if you notice any problems on the site. Your convenience is my desire for the Beat.

If you subscribe to the Join GCB Three Times Weekly Updates option on the left side of this page, you will be subscribed to email notifications with links to recently posted articles.

It's really easy to check to see if there's a classified ad. Just click on Classifieds in the blue menu and the page will open letting you know if there is a classified ad. Remember that your buying classified ads gives you a wide readership, as well as supporting the Beat. Post YOURS for quick results!

Note that if an article does not have a byline, it was sent to the Beat and written by someone not affiliated with the Beat

When you click on the blue and orange button on the upper left side of most pages, you will find out how you can help the Beat defray its expenses, which, with increased readership, continue to grow. You will arrive at a page that gives you options of how you can Help the Beat. All help is greatly appreciated and keeps the news you want and need coming into your browser.

Consider the Beat your DAILY newspaper for up-to-date information about Grant County. It's at your fingertips! One Click to Local News.

Thanks for your support for and your readership of Grant County's online news source—www.grantcountybeat.com