Letha Mae Moore Dawdy
Graveside Service: 11 AM, Tuesday, July 21, 2020, Carlsbad Cemetery
Letha Mae Moore Dawdy was born to Robert and Celia Moore on November 18, 1927 in Savanna, Oklahoma. She left this life on July 14 in Clovis, NM. She attended Abilene Christian College in Texas. Letha came to Carlsbad, planning to stay for the summer and get a teaching job that fall, but she met Roy Lyndel Dawdy and fell in love. They were married December 24, 1949 and she stayed in Carlsbad for the next 63 years. Letha was a lifelong member of Fox and Lake Church of Christ and volunteered at Lakeview Christian Home in a variety of roles.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Lyndel, and son, Ralph. She is survived by her daughter, Roberta Baxter (Keith); son, Ken Dawdy (Shelley); daughter-in-law, Jane Dawdy; daughter, Letha Jo Gaines (Gerald); and numerous grandchildren and great-granchildren.