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Wilda King

Services: Have been held.

Wilda Nell “Todd” King, 79, of Clovis, died Saturday, March 19, 2005, at her home.

She was born on May 22, 1925, in Nowata, Okla., to Byrd and Bessie Nell Wiggins.

She married Weldon King on May 24, 1955, in San Antonio Texas. They have been the owners of Claiborne Refrigeration Co. since April 1, 1974. She was a member of 16th and Pile Church of Christ. Family members said she loved to fish, camp and spend time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; two sisters, Wilma Trachuk and Wanda Boone; and three brothers, Charles, Joe and Cliff Wiggins.

Survivors include two daughters, Patricia Gartner (and husband, Duane) of Clovis and Phyllis Bryant (Mark) of Clovis; a brother, Sonny Wiggins (Nancy); seven grandchildren, Kisty, Weldon, Casey, Christian and Karissa Gartner, and Phil and Derek Bryant; two great-grandchildren, Trisha and Dee-Dee Gartner; two nieces, Debby Phillips and Pam Jackson; and four nephews, Walter Trachuk, Sonny and Terry Wiggins, and Frank Boone.

Father John Rollinson will officiate the services.

Burial will be at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens in Clovis.

Pallbearers are Phil and Derek Bryant, Weldon Gartner, Shane McCurter, Kenny Chancey, and Wayne Boone.

Honorary pallbearers are the employees at Claiborne Refrigeration Co.

Memorial contributions to Little Miracles International, Orphan Relief Fund, Attention: Lori Scott Executive Director, 4300 Teckla Blvd. Suite No. 6, Amarillo, TX 79109.

Arrangements are by Muffley Funeral Home of Clovis.


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