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Amber Kay Eaton

November 8, 1985 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 35)


Amber Kay Eaton, 35, of Monte Vista Street, passed away January 1, 2021. Visitation will be 3 PM – 6 PM, Sunday, January 10, 2021 at Denton-Wood Funeral Home. Visitation will be limited to 5 people in the chapel at a time, and facial coverings are required. A private graveside service will be held at Carlsbad Cemetery with Pastor David W. Rogers officiating. The service will be live-streamed and can be viewed at by clicking here at 2:30 PM MST, Monday, January 11, 2021.

Amber Kay Eaton was born November 8, 1985 in Albuquerque, NM to Richard and Lagi Kay (Spencer) Otero.  She attended school in Carlsbad. Amber worked as an EMT with Elite and also volunteered with Joel Volunteer Fire Dept. More recently, she worked as a bartender and was currently with Guadalupe Mountain Brewing Co. Amber loved her friendships, but above all else, she cherished her family.  She was preceded in death by her brother, Elijah Otero; sister, Sammi Massey and grandparents: Jerry and Sunny Spencer.

Survivors are her sons: Jeremiah Otero and Sabastian Eaton; stepdaughter, Elisa Abernathy; stepsons: Christian Eaton and Kenson Eaton; grandson, Alexander Rice; husband, Jason Eaton; mother, Kay Massey and husband, Curtis; father, Richard Otero and wife, Beverly; grandparents: Richard and Barbara Otero; brother, Andrew Massey; sisters: Alicia Otero and Toni Massey and Margaret Sanchez; boyfriend, Alexander Griffith and nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Pallbearers will be Andrew Massey, Bobby Ernest, Alex Griffith, Anastacio Mendoza, Mark Otero and Christian Eaton. Honorary pallbearers are Craig Spencer, Marlayna Massey, Monte’ Galindo, Mary Younger and Andrew Massey, Jr.

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January 10, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Denton-Wood Funeral Home
1001 N. Canal Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220

Private Services

Carlsbad Cemetery, Carlsbad

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