McKeown, Mary J.

Mary J. McKeown, 81 of Clovis, died Friday, June 23, 2006 at her home.
She was born June 28, 1924, in Winslow, Ark., to Louis Franklin and Sarah Josephine Epley Jackson.

She managed a fabric store for 12 years, worked as a beautician, and assisting with the family mortuary in Carrizozo for 10 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, two sisters and an infant son.

She is survived by three daughters, Dierdre “Dee” Tarr of Mountainair; Deborah K. Apgar (and husband, Lt. Col. Rod) of San Antonio, Texas; and Denise C. Romero (Marvin) of Clovis; a sister, Margaret Grace of Chico, Calif.; a niece, Nita Bozone of Red Oak, Texas; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Cremation has taken place.

Arrangements are by Muffley Funeral Home.