Obituary notices.

Clinton E. Dunagan, 88, a resident of Animas, NM entered eternal rest on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at his residence.

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Aaron Hassman, 54, a resident of Deming, NM entered eternal rest on Monday, July 30, 2018 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital.

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jim hamm rsJames "Jim" Hamm, 74, of Silver City passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018.

Jim was born on March 25, 1944 in Springfield, Missouri to Harley and Mary Jane Hamm.

Jim served in the United States Navy from 1965 to 1969 and had a great love and respect for his country. After serving his country proudly, Jim went on to pursue his college education at Northern Arizona University where he obtained his BA degree in forestry.

esther costales rsEsther Costales, 76, of Silver City passed away peacefully on Friday, July 27, 2018 after a short illness.

Esther was born in Santa Rita on March 6, 1942 to Francisco and Paula Costales. She will be fondly remembered as a kind, caring, forgiving and gentle person. Esther was outgoing, had a great sense of humor and loved to joke with the family. She enjoyed spending time with her family, listening to music and dancing.

John H. "Jiggs" Scholl, 92, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at his residence.

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Sola Kay Fisher, 59, a resident of Animas, NM entered eternal rest on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

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Dorothea Betsey Ruhl, 93, Deming resident entered eternal rest Sunday July 29, 2018 at Willow Manor Assisted Living Facility. Cremation has been entrusted to Baca’s Mimbres Crematory.

ricky padilla 1 rsricky padilla 2 rsRicardo G. (Dickie) Padilla, was called to Heaven on July 27, 2018. His journey began from his home in Silver City where he was surrounded by his loving family. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Dickie was born on June 4, 1933 in Placitas, New Mexico to Antonio and Maria Padilla. He and his wife Isidra (Chila) were married for 59 years and had seven children.

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