Cora Bell Archuleta, 94, of Roswell, born May 20, 1925 left this world, hand in hand, with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on September 7, 2019.
She married Ernest Maez Archuleta on May 14, 1941 and he precedes her in death.
Cora was a member of the Joy center, Senior Circle, Adult center and St. John’s Catholic Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents Charlie and Lupe V. Bell, Son: Albert B. Archuleta, Sisters: Dorothy Castro, Elizabeth, and Erminda Sanchez, Brother: Irvin Bell, Granddaughter: Nicole R. Archuleta and Great Granddaughter: Kyra M. Connolly.
Those left to cherish her in memory are Bobby Archuleta (Yolanda), Lewis Archuleta (Sherry) her grandchildren: Sara Connolly (Michael), Katrina Smith (Jason), Robert Archuleta (Lacey), Eric Archuleta, great grandchildren: Zoe Smith, Mia Smith, Kaitlyn Smith, Eric Archuleta, Christopher Archuleta.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Archuleta, John Suarez, Robert Archuleta, Leroy Bell, Jason Smith, and Jerry Gutierres. Serving as Honorary Pallbearers are Frank Sedillo, Eric Archuleta, Dominic Bell and Michael Connolly.
Special Thanks to: Encompass Health-Hospice (especially Jimmie & Jose), Casa Maria Staff, all friends and family for their thoughts and prayers. Ballard Funeral Home for their kindness and compassion at our time of need.
Cora will be greatly missed while she meets up with her loved ones in Heaven.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 from 6pm- 8pm at Ballard Funeral Chapel.
Rosary will be held Wednesday, September 11, at 9:00 am with Mass to follow at 10:00 am. Burial will be at South Park Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at www.ballardfuneralhome.com.