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Ridgway

Ridgway

June 1st, 2017

Randy Joe Ridgway

Randy Joe Ridgway, age 69, of Presidio, Texas peacefully passed away May 27, 2017 in Wickett, Texas with family at his side.

Randy was born December 10, 1947 in Spokane, Washington to Ira and Edna ‘Eddie’ (Sowell) Ridgway. Randy married his bride, Ella ‘Mae’ Brown on July 12, 1968 in Clovis, NM. Randy …

Blackmon

Blackmon

May 25th, 2017

Dr. Doug

Douglas Paul Blackmon, “Dr. Doug,” 63, of Terlingua passed away May 19, 2017 at the University Medical Center in Lubbock.

Dr. Doug will be laid to rest with a graveside service at the Ghost Town cemetery, Terlingua at 10am Friday, May 26. A celebration of life follows on “The Porch,” at the Terlingua Trading …

Davis

Davis

May 25th, 2017

Delia Davis

Lifelong Presidio resident Delia Juarez Davis, 76, died peacefully in Manor Park in Midland on May 1, 2017.

She was born September 9, 1940 in Marfa, the daughter of Belen Ornelas Juarez and Nicandro Bejarano Juarez.

Delia was a devoted wife, caregiver and homemaker. She devoted a large part of her life taking care of her husband and mother who …

Dayton

Dayton

May 25th, 2017

Arlene Dayton

Arlene J. Dayton, 70, of Dallas and Minneapolis, Minnesota died from complications of cancer on Friday, May 5, 2017 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

She was a longtime member of the Board of Trustees of the Chinati Foundation in Marfa and served as board president from 2007-2012. Her board service began in …

Hood

Hood

May 25th, 2017

Cynthia Deanne Hood

Throughout her too-brief life, Cynthia Deanne Hood remained determined to live life her way. And she did.

In the early morning hours of Wednesday, May 17, 2017 the beautiful, creative and loving Cynthia Hood died at Big Bend Regional Medical Center in Alpine as a result of cancer, a disease she successfully fought …

Nuñez

Nuñez

May 18th, 2017

Edwardo Nuñez

Edwardo M. Nuñez, 101, a longtime resident of Marfa, passed away in Marfa on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

The Rosary and the Funeral Mass of Christian Burial begin at 10am Saturday, May 13 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Marfa. Burial will be in Merced Cemetery with full military honors.

Mr. Nunez was born in …

Davis

May 18th, 2017

Lifelong Presidio resident Delia Juarez Davis, 76, died peacefully in Manor Park in Midland on May 1, 2017.

She was born September 9, 1940 in Marfa, the daughter of Belen Ornelas Juarez and Nicandro Bejarano Juarez.

Delia was a devoted wife, caregiver and homemaker. She devoted a large part of her life taking care of her husband and mother who both had …

Villa

Villa

May 11th, 2017

Cecilia Hernandez Villa

Cecilia Hernandez Villa, 92, died May 3, 2017 in Monahans, Texas. She was born on November 22, 1924 to Tomas Hernandez and wife Cecilia in Loma Pelona, Texas. Cecilia was raised on a ranch at Loma Pelona near Presidio, Texas. She was a stay at home mother until 1968 when the family …

Doherty

Doherty

May 11th, 2017

Corrie Anna Doherty

Corrie Anna Doherty, 70, died at dawn on Easter Sunday morning, April 16, 2017 at Shannon Medical Center in San Angelo. She was born in Nashville, Tennesee on March 17, 1947 to John Cowan Elliott and Ann Bellenger.

Corrie spent her early years in Gadsden, Alabama, until leaving for college in 1965. She …

Allen

Allen

May 4th, 2017

Amy Michelle Allen

Amy Michelle Allen, 42, began her heavenly journey on her birthday April 28th, 2017.

A memorial service for Amy is 1pm Saturday, May 6 at the Big Bend Cowboy Church in Alpine.

She was born in Marfa on April 28, 1975 to Dr. Ray and Terry Jean Allen. Amy spent her childhood in Marfa …

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