New Rockford Transcript - Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

Community rallies to raise funds for burial stone project

 

November 1, 2021



Four men buried in the New Rockford Cemetery decades ago will have proper stones installed to remember them, courtesy of a community effort.

It all started with a Facebook post on the “New Rockford Friends” page, a photo of a Transcript newspaper article about Kirby Winfield. Many fondly remember this African American gentleman, who lived in the basement below two downtown stores nearly a c...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 08/01/2022 20:09