A celebration of life service is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 27 at Faith Baptist Church for Cy James Palmer of Artesia, New Mexico.
Cy, 7, died Wednesday, November 15, 2017 in Artesia.
Paul Dunbar and Robbie Ballew will officiate at the services with burial to follow at Woodbine Cemetery. A rosary will be recited Sunday, November 26, at 6:00 p.m. at St. Anthony's Catholic Church.
Cy was born on October 15, 2010 at 10:27 am in Roswell, NM to Chelsea Orona and Joshua Palmer. He was blessed to have a bonus dad, Robert Orona, Jr. and bonus mom, Tieler Palmer, all who played a major role in his life with great care and love.
He was the coolest brother to London, Chase, Robbie, Patrick, Jonah, and honorary (Cousin/brother) Bryson who all looked up to him.
He was one special Bean to his aunt Krista (Ta) Matthews. His other aunts are Nykole Cauhape, Danielle Taylor, and Candice Barley. He had amazing uncles named Seth Tidwell, Steve Vargas, Ryan, Jacob, and Jordan Orona, Nick and Chris Archibeque, and Eric Kaiser
He is the maternal grandson to Sandi (Nan) and Don (Pa) Tidwell and paternal grandson to Cecil (Grandma) and Jim (Papa Jim) Palmer. He was also blessed to have bonus grandparents Janelle (G-ma) and David (Papa) Archibeque and Amy (Hun) and Glen (Grandad) Kaiser.
He was the maternal great grandson to Ronnie and Barbara Matthews, Karen Matthews, Pat Claburn, and Jerry Tidwell. He was the paternal great grandson to Duane and Loretta Palmer, Connie Martinez, Raul Torrez, and Uncle Doug Palmer.
He also had numerous aunts, uncles, and a boat load of cousins.
Please know that we are thinking about you and praying for you all. Words can not describe, just know we feel for you deeply. May you feel God's arms wrapping around you.
Andrew & Mandy AndradeArtesia, NM
God bless the family of this boy and may you find prace and comfort knowing that Cy is in Heaven.
Jeremy HallArtesia, NM
My sincere condolences... May God comfort you during this difficult time, and continue to comfort you for days to come. There are no words for losing a child. Sending prayers.
My prayers and thoughts are with you. Cy touched so many lives his short time here! Many testimonies and praise report will come from this tragic situation! God will get the glory! Love you all!
Becky HerronNewton, KS
I am sorry for your lost I wish I could of met cy more we are here if u need anything keep ur head up
This was one special little boy. Just couple weeks ago when I came by, he asked if I remember him. I told him I would never forget him no matter what. He grinned his cute grin and said that’s good, I remember you a Grandma Pat. Then I got big hug.
My love and prayers for all the family, and special prayers for Cy’s little sister.
Pat TidwellQuitman, AR
Joshua, Jim&Cecilia, AuntbLoretta,, there are no words that adequately express the loss and pain iof losing son, grandson, great grandson. My heart and prayers are with you all as you gather to celebrate Cy's life. May our Lord surround you with the wings of angels and give you peace. His earthly body is gone, but his soul and memory will be with you until he greets you at the gates of heaven. Until then, rest assured, that he is in Christ's loving care.
Bobbie NelsonRonan, MT
May your memory live on through the hearts and stories of your family. Rest In Peace little man.
Julie Wall (Palmer)Victoria, TX
My thoughts and prayers are with all the family. May you find the strength, faith and peace to deal with such a loss. May Cy Rest In Peace. God bless.
Edubina Rubio MoralesDexter, NM
So sorry for your loss my condolences to all who are grieving his loss! I can only wish I had meet this sweet little boy! My heart is so heavy with saddness for his family! I could not imagine the pain the are having to endure right now! May god Bruce them the strenght to get through this hard time! Sweet little Cy fly high baby boy and watchover you family! Gone but never forgotten! Diana Ortiz Montoya and family
Diana OrtizHagerman, NM
Prayers and thoughts are with you all may Gods love be with you during this difficult time
Jr / Diana RouellParkhill, OK
Cy was loved by many and he will be missed! Give all in heaven hugs for us.
Joyce WestArtesia, NM
Benjamin TorreSan Elizario, TX
Cy, you left this earth too soon for everyone who knows you and loves you. You will always be cherished and missed deeply. Until we meet again, fly high with the angels precious boy!
Wendy WrightArtesia, NM
My condolences to the parents of this sweet little angel. My prayers for my cousin Cecilia and her family. I pray to God that he will give the family strength at this hard time.
Sylvia CarreraRoswell, NM
Pat Claburn, I am sincerely sorry for your loss. Only God will carry you thru this pain, and the prayers of my self and many others.
Marie GecklerCarlsbad, NM
My heart goes out to you guys he will forever be in our hearts.
Amy MathewsArtesia, NM