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Melissa A. Davis

May 3, 1966 ~ December 4, 2019 (age 53)


Melissa A. Davis, 53, of Farris Street Carlsbad, New Mexico passed away December 4, 2019, at the University Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. Melissa was born on May 3, 1966, in Denver, Colorado to Moises and Lyla Lucero.

Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service is scheduled for 2:00 PM Friday, Friday, January 17, 2020, at Denton-Wood Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Garcia officiating. Denton-Wood Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Throughout her whole life, Melissa had a special place in her heart for those that found themselves in hard times. She cared for the homeless, feeding them and making sure they had necessities to get by on.  Melissa also helped with the Oasis Church food bank, continuing her deep passion of caring for others. She will be deeply missed and never forgotten.

Melissa is survived by her children: Joshua Davis of Carlsbad, NM, Anna Lopez of Carlsbad, NM, Michael Davis and wife, Angel of Carlsbad, NM; ten grandchildren: Brisaeda Lopez, Tristan Lopez, Anjelica Roque, Michael Ray Davis, Adriana Carrasco, Rylee Davis, Anthony Davis, Capone Davis, Michaelea Davis, and Bethany Davis; parents, Moises and Lyla Lucero of Carlsbad, NM; siblings: Ray Lucero of Mogote, CO, Renee Alvarez and husband, Steve of Denver, CO, Ronnie Lucero of Denver, CO, Karen Salinas and husband, Jake of Wichita, KS, Amy Lucero of Carlsbad, NM; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

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Memorial Service
January 17, 2020

2:00 PM
Denton-Wood Funeral Home
1001 N. Canal Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220

Interment following funeral service
January 17, 2020

Carlsbad Cemetery, Carlsbad

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