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Thelma L. (Munson) Faulkenbery

February 18, 1926 ~ August 11, 2021 (age 95)


Thelma L. Faulkenbery, 95, of Lincoln Highway, Manns Choice, passed away Wednesday, August 11th, 2021 at home.

Mrs. Faulkenbery was born in Alamagordo, New Mexico on February 18, 1926, daughter of the late Roy Leonard and Alpha True "Jackie" (Romines) Munson.

She was married May 5, 1945 In Artesia, New Mexico to Mirl William Faulkenbery. He preceded her in death on Feb 20, 1989.

She is survived by  Daughter- Marlys Jean wife of  Jay Toddie, Manns Choice; Granddaughter- Shannara wife of  Michael Quissell, Denver, CO, Step-grandson- Justin Toddie, Rochester, MN and numerous nieces and nephews she loved.  Thelma was preceded in death by her beloved sister- Alpha Loraine (Munson) Rogers.

She was dearly loved and loved dearly.

Thelma had a career in the accounting field.

She leaves behind such precious family members and wonderful friends whom became family in her heart. She always felt blessed by the best and to have such a long life.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Thelma to New Mexico Christian Children's Home, 1356 NM-236, Portales, NM 88130.

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Arrangements entrusted to Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

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