Dougherty, Margaret

Margaret Dougherty
Services: Have been held.
Mrs. Margaret Ruth Ricketts Dougherty, 95, of Tucumcari, died Tuesday, May 6, 2003, in Tucumcari.
She was born on Aug. 2, 1907, in Castro County, Texas, to Ira Sankey and Annie Hughes Ricketts.
She married Archie Dougherty in 1928 and they moved to the Frio Draw north of Clovis where they ranched until 1973. Her flower arrangements graced the church on many a Sunday aand her flowers garnered blue ribbons at county fairs. She was a member of Claud Rainy Day Club, Encanto Garden Club and the Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband; a brother; two sisters; and a son-in-law, C.W. Daniel.
She is survived by nine children, LaNelda Kresge (and husband, Don) of Logan; David Dougherty (and wife, Virginia) of Abbott, Texas, Ruth Daniel of Tucumcari; Noel Dougherty (and wife, Juandell) of Pendaries, Wylie Dougherty (and wife, Ruth Ann) of Peoria, Ariz., Allynda Treas (and husband, Donald) of Navajo Dam, Pete Dougherty (and wife, Michelle) of Monroe, La., Bill Dougherty (and wife, Lois) of Corpus Christi, Texas, and Jane Westbrook (and husband, Gary Brightbill) of Cedar Crest; 34 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Catharine Russell of Hereford; a brother, Glenn Ricketts of Canadian, Texas; a sister-in-law, Katherine Blackham of St. George, Utah; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Larry Tedrow will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens in Clovis.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Central Christian Church in Clovis.
Arrangements are by Muffley Funeral Home of Clovis.