Donald Ray “Joe” Selman

Donald Ray “Joe” Selman, 72, of Clovis, died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2005, at his home.

He was born July 1, 1933, in Texico, to Henry and Lorene Selman. He made a living of ranching and farming. Family members said he enjoyed watching the Alaska sunset with his grandchildren. He was a veteran of the Korean War. His family and friends said they will miss the great stories of his cowboy years.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Lois Selman in 1977.

Survivors include his daughters, Jolene Selman and DeAnna Selman, both of Anchorage, Alaska; step-son, Larry Raburn of Anchorage; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Burial will be at Texico Cemetery in Texico.

Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.