Michael Ray Pace

Michael Ray Pace, 51, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis.

She was born Feb. 5, 1954, in Oklahoma City, Okla., to Henry and ElJuena Gibbs Pace.

He was a welder and longtime Clovis resident. He served in the U.S. Navy.

Family members said he was a loving father, son and brother, and would help people with anything.  

He was preceded in death by his father and two brothers, Billy Pace and Albert Jaquez Jr.

He is survived by a son, Michael Pace Jr. of Clovis; a daughter, Brandy Pace Crider of Ingram, Texas; his mother; four sisters, Geneva Smith, Jean Crook and Teresa Jaquez, all of Clovis, and Virginia Turner of Wichita, Kan.; two brothers, Henry Pace Jr. of Portales and Bobby Pace of Clovis; three granddaughters, Lorrie Crider, Lee Ellen Crider and Rebecca Harris; and two grandsons, Joshua Sparks and Gary Sparks.

Cremation has taken place.

Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.