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Wilson-Cobb Library
History and Genealogy

Obituaries

Roswell Daily Record Obituaries Indexes-- 2008-2009, 2011-2018

2008-2009 have been completed. 2010 needs to be completed. The indexes to the obituaries from 2011-2018 were indexed and made accessible electronically as they occurred.Future years will be added at the end of each year.

The saved obituaries from the newspaper issues are pasted into scrapbooks, photocopied, bound and shelved in the Wilson-Cobb Genealogy Library.

The combined yearly indexes may be accessed at:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1rnrq1653IgIBUgK2da3kRH89ZsY_OrCZgJBCYr6GUXE/edit?usp=sharing

Funeral Homes

The Roswell Daily record bills obituaries as paid ads, and some are not published. If you cannot locate your ancestor in our obituaries index, you may want to check the funeral homes' websites.

Roswell Funeral Homes

Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory has a huge selection of records and information to assist you in your research.

Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory

La Grone Funeral Home and Crematory

Neighboring Towns

Artesia, New MexicoTerpening and Son Mortuary

Carlsbad, New MexicoDenton Wood Funeral Home