Obituaries

Obituary notices.

John Matthews, entered eternal rest Sunday, August 15, 2021 at Montecito of Santa Fe in Santa Fe, NM.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Walter Hamilton, 88, a resident of Mimbres, NM entered eternal rest Sunday, August 15, 2021 at Fort Bayard Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Joe D. Gallegos, 85, a resident of Santa Clara, NM entered eternal rest Friday, August 13, 2021 at Fort Bayard Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

inezlopez01Inez Holguin Lopez, 96, a resident of Santa Clara, NM entered eternal rest on August 6, 2021 at her home. Inez was born on April 20, 1925 in Santa Clara, NM to Cesario F. and Maria R. Holguin. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great great-grandmother. Her home was always open to her family and friends. Inez had a huge heart for her grandchildren and enjoyed them tremendously. She was a devout member of the Roman Catholic Church.

Survivors include her son, Sammy Lopez, daughter, Martha Lopez both of Santa Clara, NM; and her step-daughter, Gloria Silva (Phil) of Albuquerque, NM., two grandchildren, Diane Gallegos (Victor) of Ivins, Utah and Richard Paul Trujillo (Randie) of Arenas Valley, NM and numerous grandchildren.

Charles E. Mossburg, 94, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Monday, August 9, 2021 at Sunset Vista.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Inez H. Lopez, 96, a resident of Santa Clara, NM entered eternal rest Friday, August 6, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her family. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

waynewilliamsWayne Galen Williams “Bubba”, 37, a resident of Cliff NM entered eternal rest on July 30 at Gila Regional Medical Center after a 6-month battle with Covid. Wayne is the son of Wilson and Sherlene Williams of Mule Creek. Wayne leaves behind sister Dina Rogers and husband Jim of Silver City; brother Toby Williams of Silver City; Sister Mandy Barris of Silver City and his twin sister Winter Williams of Hurley NM; sister Kim and Bill Lamb of Tennessee; Richard and Brandy Grabbe of Silver City; Bryan Grabbe of Silver City. Wayne has one living grandmother Dean Leathead of Mule Creek; a special great uncle Wayne Dickerson of Cliff and a honorary brother Wayne Reese. Wayne also leaves behind Nieces: Krystal Williams, Ashley Webb, Amber Brandt, Kandyce Williams, Dystinee Barris, Kaylie Bluue, Misty Williams, Cheyenne Reeves, Charlene Wicker, Brandi Gonzales, and Erin Lamb as well as Nephews: Kyle Perry, JD Rogers, Cody Williams, Bobby Lamb. He had many other aunts, uncles, and cousins that will miss him. Also Wayne’s constant companion, his dog “Rusty”, who laid by his side while he was sick or jumped in the truck to go when Wayne wanted to go.

magpalomarezMagdalena J. Palomarez (Nena), 83, a resident of Bayard, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 29, 1938 in Los Angeles, CA to Zenon Jaime and Maria Villa. Magdalena was an active member of Our Lady of Fatima Church, as a Eucharist Ministry. She taught catechism for numerous years. Also, a member of the Santo Nino Society, De Colores Cursillista, involved with Our Lady of Fatima funeral ministry and the Guadalupanas Society. She was very much involved with their annual fiestas. She volunteered with community fundraisers. In her spare time, she loved playing bingo, and enjoyed going to casinos. One of her pride and joys in life was having family and friends visit and cooking for them, sitting around and reminiscing with lots of laughs.

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