Obituaries

Obituary notices.

jackson 02She came into the world in Silver City, NM on March 31, 1976 and went home with Jesus December 11, 2020 after a lengthy battle with cancer. Kendra touched the lives of everyone she ever met. She gave hugs to everyone. She knew no strangers, and she remembered everyone. She loved life and celebrated every day with laughter, singing and dancing. She was an inspiration to many; but especially to her family. By her example, she taught us unselfishness, forgiveness and to live life to the fullest.

Kendra attended school in Special Education programs in Bayard Elementary and Silver Schools.

Xavier V. Quijada, 63, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Monday, December 14, 2020 at Gila Regional Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

cosby picCurtis “Scott” Cosby died December 12, 2020 in Mimbres, NM. Scott was born in National City, CA on March 22, 1949 to Shirley and Richard Cosby. He grew up in Redondo Beach, CA. In his teens, he moved to Hobbs, NM where he graduated from Hobbs High School. He attended New Mexico State University where he was fortunate enough to have a class taught by Clyde Tombaugh, and in 1974 earned his Bachelor’s degree in Biology. He lived in Farmington, NM for over 28 years, and was a long-time employee of Public Service Company of New Mexico, retiring in 2002. He was fascinated by all things science and astronomy, and never missed a chance to travel or be outdoors.

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Olivia S. Martinez, of Lordsburg, New Mexico passed away Wednesday, December 09, 2020 at Gila Regional Medical Center. Visitation will begin at 1:00pm on Wednesday, December 16, 2020at the Iglesia De Jesus Cristo.

A Funeral Service will be held at the Iglesia De Jesus Cristo Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 2:00pm. 

sr mm shandley 2Born Los Angeles, California on December 7, 1934, Patricia Honorine Goodwin started life in the last four years of the Great Depression. Patty, as her loved ones called her, was seven years old when Japan attacked Pearl Harbor in Hawaii and her father and older brothers went off to serve the United States Navy, Coast Guard and Merchant Marines at war. Times were tough and getting tougher. So it was, Patty grew up in a household that relied on faith in our Almighty God. 

George C. Brandenburg, 83, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Sunset Vista in Silver City, NM.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Barbara S. Heien, 76, a resident of Hurley, NM entered eternal rest Saturday, December 12, 2020 at Silver City Care Center.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

woodrowJudith “Judy” Edna Woodrow, 78, of Silver City went home to be with the Lord on December 6, 2020 at Sunset Vista. Services will be held on January 9, 2021. Cremation will take place under the direction of Bright Funeral Home. 

Judy was born along with her twin brother on January 29, 1942 to Otho and Mary Jane (Shaul) Woodrow. She is survived by her twin brother Jerry (Judith) Woodrow, sisters Barbara (Don) Davis and Sandra McEuen. Also survived by many nieces and nephews that meant the world to her: Eddy, James, Julie, Mike, Glenn, Jim, May, and Donna. Also, several great nieces and nephews.

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