|Birth: ||Oct. 10, 1921|
|Death: ||Jan. 25, 1999|
New Mexico, USA
OBITUARY for Thelma Rex
Thelma L. Rex, 77, longtime Deming resident and former Truth or Consequences resident, died Monday, Jan. 25, 1999, at Mimbres Memorial Nursing Home in Deming.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 PM. Thursday at Baca's Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 10 Friday at First Baptist Church with Dr. W.C. Stephens officiating. A concluding graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Memory Vista Gardens Cemetery in Truth or Consequences.
Rex was born Oct. 25, 4921, in Eakley, Okla., to Robert and Sarah Greer Gallaher. She was a homemaker and was also an Avon representative for 20 years. Rex has been a resident of Deming since November 1987, having previously lived in Elephant Butte for many years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Albert M. Rex of Deming;
two sons, Leroy Rex of Albuquerque and David Rex of Colorado Springs, Colo.; four daughters, Dalphna Beckman of Aurora. Colorado, Marvetta Taylor of Heavener, Okla. Marlene Bourget of Deming, and Iva Atkins of Columbus, Miss.; one brother, Derl Gallaher of Cortez, Colo.; two sisers, Doris Weems of Mesa, Arizona, Derene Massey of Floral, Ariz., .20 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren
Rex was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth M. Rex, on March 8, 1992, --and by two brothers, V.I. Gallaher and Curtis Gallaher.
The Pallbearers will be her grandsons.
Arrangements are by Baca's Funeral Chapel.
Albert Marion Rex (1911 - 1999)*
Kenneth M. Rex (1944 - 1992)*
Vista Memory Gardens
Truth or Consequences
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kristen Beckman
Record added: Aug 10, 2009
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