. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Courtney Ragsdale

Courtney Ragsdale

Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, at First Baptist Church for Courtney Ragsdale of Midland, Texas.

Ragsdale, 65, passed away Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, at Midland Memorial Hospital.

Ty Bean will officiate at the services, with interment to follow at Woodbine Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Kenny Peyton, Tony Colletti, Tim Baize, Mike Crouch, Rocky Speer and Danny Isaacs.

Courtney was born July 8, 1951, in Artesia to Kenneth and Billye (Reneau) RagsdaleFox. He was a longtime Artesia resident.

He was a regional manager for Enterprise Products after receiving his bachelor’s degree.

Courtney enjoyed many hobbies, including hunting, NASCAR racing, cars, motorcycles (Harleys), horses, old western movies, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Survivors include his mother, Billye Fox, of Artesia; son Kenny Ragsdale of Artesia; daughter Amanda Mayberry and husband Landon of Portales; sister Linda Isaacs and husband Danny of Alba, Texas; and grandchildren Lucas and Bailee Ragsdale of Artesia, and Zane and Addyson Mayberry of Portales.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Arrangements are under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary. Condolences may be expressed online at www.artesiafunerals.com.