Obituaries

Obituary notices.

dorothyjacksonDorothy Ethel Jackson, 96, a resident of Gila, NM passed away Monday, July 26, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces, NM.  She was born November 8, 1924 in Silver City to George H. Cureton and Edith S. Sloan Cureton. She was raised on a ranch north of Lordsburg, NM. Dorothy attended the Lordsburg Schools and graduated there. After graduation she attended the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ for a year where she met and married George Jackson Sr.  She was a resident of Gila, NM since 1949. She was Postmaster there for 30 years. After retiring she became a Real Estate Broker and worked with her husband George.

She is survived by three sons, George Jackson Jr., (Mayra); Thomas Jackson (Thorma) and Joe Jackson (Melba); ten grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and five great great-grandchildren.

Loretta Herbert, 67, a resident of Santa Clara, NM entered eternal rest Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Gila Regional Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Dorothy E. Jackson, 96, a resident of Gila, NM entered eternal rest Monday, July 26, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces, NM. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

John Robbins, 83, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Sunday, July 25, 2021 at his residence. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Willie Fay (Susie) Morris of Silver City passed away Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Millie’s Assisted Living. Mrs. Morris was born January 21, 1925 to William and Fay Johnson in Memphis, Texas.  She married Clyde Morris in 1946 in Memphis, TX. She worked for the Telephone Co as a Service Representative at Memphis and Breckenridge, TX. After moving to Silver City in 1960, she was Secretary at Jose Barrios Elementary School for 22 years.  

She is survived by one son, Michael Morris and his wife Jo Anne of Montana; one daughter in-law, Rita Morris of Lordsburg; three granddaughters, Brenda Morris and her husband Andy Lockridge of Montana; Debbie Morris of Phoenix, AZ; and Kim Morris of Athens, Georgia, and one brother, Pat Johnson.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Clyde Morris; her son, Glenn Morris.

rondyjonesRondy M. Jones, 91, a resident of Springfield, MO, formerly of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Thursday, July 15, 2021 at his residence. He was born August 26, 1929 in Rock Island, Ill. to Henry Jones and Grace Allen Jones. 

Dad (Ron) traveled to Hawaii many times he loved the Islands. He enjoyed fishing with good friends and being drove around listening to country music. Dad loved beating friends and family at a game of Skip Bo. Special thanks to Ed and Layla who took special and loving care of our Dad. Thank you to Havens Hospice. You may be gone from our sight but you are never gone from my heart.

Daniel Lowe, 59, entered eternal rest Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Community Options in Las Cruces, NM.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Willie Fay Morris, 96, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Millie’s Assisted Living.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

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