Moises Garcia, 49
Moises Christian Garcia, 49, of Clovis died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2003, in Brunswick, Ga.
He was born May 14, 1954, in Clovis to Jose Angel and Rebecca Aragon Garcia.
He worked as a construction laborer. He was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Clovis.
He was preceded in death by his mother; a brother, Erlindo Garcia; and a sister-in-law, Christina Garcia.
He is survived by his father of Portales; a sister, Adela Goodman of Bernalillo; four brothers, Jesse Garcia, Joe Garcia Jr. and David Garcia, all of Clovis, and Billy Garcia of Long Beach, Calif.
Deacon Daniel Chavez will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Mission Garden of Memories in Clovis.
Arrangements are by Muffley Funeral Home of Clovis.
Services are at 10 a.m. today at Mission Garden of Memories in Clovis.
Glenda Samford, 48
Glenda Sue Samford, 48, of Mayhill died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2003.
She was born on Feb. 1, 1955, in Portales to W.C. and Veona Faye Day Poff.
She had been a resident of Mayhill for the past 23 years, moving there from Portales. Family members said everybody who knew her has a piece of her in their hearts.
She was preceded in death by her parents and four sisters, Jean Squares, Nita Stephens, Sherry Darlene Poff and Laura Ellen Poff.
Survivors include her husband, Marvin A. Samford Jr. of the home; three daughters, Trenity Jean Hill, Della R. Samford and Audrey Faye Samford; three brothers, Delbert Poff (and wife, Barbara), Carey Poff (Gayle) and Lynn Poff; two sisters, Kaye Parrish of Portales and Linda Catanzaro (George) of Clovis; six nieces; four nephews; adopted kids, Jeremy Malett, Scott Miller, Frank Talley, Moses Mendoza, Jolena Gonzales, Caitie Taylor, Kevin Orr and Jessica Virden.
Charles Walker will officiate the services.
Arrangements are by Alamogordo Funeral Home of Alamogordo.
Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday Dec. 6, 2003, at the Mayhill Church of Christ.
Onita Schillings, 74
Mrs. Onita Schillings, 74, of Clovis died Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis.
She was born on Nov. 3, 1929, in Floydada, Texas, to Zela Mae and Leland W. Garrett.
Her family moved to the Spur, Texas, area when she was a child. She married Spencer Schillings on May 12, 1947, in Dickens, Texas. For most of her adult life she lived in Odessa, Texas. In the late 1950s and early 1960s they lived in Portales. She returned to Clovis in 1996 to be near her children and sisters. Family members said she was an outgoing lady and made friends easily. She was very artistic and color conscious, had a knack in home decor and liked making scrapbooks.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Pauline Marie Garrett; and by her husband, Spencer Schillings.
Survivors include two sons, G. Boyd Schillings (and companion, Kris Hicken) of Meeker, Col. and Guy William Schillings of Alexandria, La.; two daughters, Sharla S. Schillings and Misty M. Schillings, both of Clovis; two grandchildren, Silkor Schillings and Madison Garrett; two brothers, Pat Garrett of Portales and Curtis Garrett of Amarillo; and three sisters, Susie Slack, Diane Ruther and Donna Kinkade, all of Clovis.
Jake Taylor will officiate the services.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.
Services are at 2 p.m. Saturday at Portales Cemetery.