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Adam G. Lara

April 29, 1954 ~ November 22, 2019 (age 65)


Rosary Services are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on December 3, 2019. Funeral services will proceed the following day at 9:30 a.m December 4, 2019 at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Adam G. Lara of Artesia, New Mexico.

Mr. Lara, 65, died November 22, 2019 at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock, TX.

Fr. Francis Lazer will officiate at the services. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary. Burial of the cremated remains will follow the mass at Twin Oaks Memorial Park.

Adam was born April 29, 1954 in Artesia N.M., the son of Carlos Lara and Inez (Gonzales) Lara; sister Belsora L Dominguez of Tucson, AZ., brothers Ishmael Lara wife Elva Lara of Sterling, VA., Joe Lara wife Oralia Lara of Carlsbad, NM.

He is preceded in death by his sisters Delma Lee Lara, Elia L Fernandez, Elva L. Romero, brothers Carlos Lara Jr, Ruben Lara.

Adam is survived by his wife Christina Lara of the family home; daughters Amanda (Valentina) Cherry of Franklin, KY, Sarah Lara of Artesia, sons Dominic Chavarria of Artesia, Adam Lara Jr. of Artesia, Christoper Lara of Artesia, Daniel Lara of Silver City, 18 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild.

Adam was a longtime Artesia resident and served his country in the National Guard. He was a cement finisher, a fan of the Dallas Cowboys and loved Bulldog football.


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December 3, 2019

6:30 PM
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church
1111 N. Roselawn Ave.
Artesia, NM 88210

Funeral Mass
December 4, 2019

9:30 AM
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church
1111 N. Roselawn Ave.
Artesia, NM 88210

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