In Memoriam

In loving memory of David & Jessica Saxon.

David Saxon

Chester David Saxon

1969 - 2017

Chester David Saxon, 48, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. He was born Sept. 15, 1969, in Crownpoint, to Olen and Mary Saxon. He was a proud Native American of the Tall House Clan.

Chester graduated from Manzano High School in 1987. He also was a proud Eagle Scout. He served in the U.S. Army for nine years. In his time there, he was a Specialist in finance and accounting. After that, he went into banking while attending UNM. He became a Financial Advisor and ran a successful business for over 13 years. He was top three in the "Our Country" with his Broker-Dealer. He was a huge philanthropist with United Way and other charities. He founded the Young Leaders of United Way in Albuquerque. In 2006 he and Jessica moved to the Four Corners area where they run their company Sandia Hearing Aids. He loved what he did in caring for his patients. He gave back to the community as much as he could. He loved being outdoors and he loved his golf. He enjoyed being out on his boat where he felt most relaxed. He loved all types of music but his passion was for classical music. He was a great violinist.

David would always put everyone else before him. He was very kind and loving man. In 2008 he married the love of his life Jessica. They did everything together, they were inseparable. He was a great brother, son, uncle, friend, husband a loving father to his fur babies, Buckwheat, Darla, Chevy Blaiser and Roman.

C. David was preceded in death by his grandparents, Harding and Glinny Negale and Comer and Lydia Saxon; and fur baby, Buckwheat Saxon. He is survived by his wife, Jessica (Lady J) Saxon of Santa Fe; fur sons, Chevy Blaiser and Roman Saxon of Farmington; parents, Olen Ben Saxon and Mary Jean Saxon of Moriarty; brother, Edward Saxon of Albuquerque; sisters, Vicki (Gordon) Moyer and Terrie Saxon (Richard Kifer) all of Albuquerque; father-in-law, Art (Madelene) Chavez of Amarillo, Texas; mother-in-law, Linda (Victor) Ortega of Santa Fe; "Brotha from another motha," Josh (Cha-chi) Chavez (Jazmine Marquez) of Fort Worth, Texas; David is also survived by his nieces and nephews, Justin and Virginia Moyer, Brandon Moyer, Kyle and Kristen Kifer, Ivory, Avonlee all of Albuquerque; and numerous friends and other family.

The family would like to thank everyone for all the love, support and prayers during this difficult time. David will be missed by many. He was truly loved by all.

Honorary pallbearers are his father, Olen Ben Saxon; brother, Ed Saxon; nephews, Brandon and Justin Saxon; father-in-law, Art Chavez; brother-in-law, Joshua ""Chachi"" Chavez, Victor Ortega, Stuart Buckingham, Gordon Moyer, Rick Kifer, Brandon Moyer, Justin Moyer, Vic Titus, Kyle Kifer, Mark Biel, Jeff Roth, Rob Halfacre, Scott Lewington, Ron Fellabaum, Ken Stevens, Kerwin Gober, Steven Miller and Bill Fortner.

A celebration of Chester's life will be at 12 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3 at the PiƱon Hills Community Church, 5101 N. Dustin Ave. in Farmington with Pastor Keith Corley officiating. Full military honors will be provided by VFW Post #2182 of Farmington. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Farmington Animal Shelter, www.fmtn.org

Chester's care is entrusted to Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute St. in Farmington, 505-325-8688. Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com.

Published in Farmington Daily Times from Dec. 30, 2017 to Jan. 11, 2018

Jessica Saxon

Jessica Monique Chavez-Saxon

1983 - 2018

Jessica Monique Chavez-Saxon, 35, of Farmington, NM passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Amarillo, TX.

Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 9, 2018 at First Baptist Church of Santa Fe, 1605 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM with the Rev. Reed Redus as officiant. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 S. Georgia St. Amarillo, TX.

Jessica was born February 22, 1983 in Santa Fe, NM to Art and Linda Chavez. She attended Capital High School where she served as Class President during her time there. She was nominated Prom Queen, was a member of the Swim Team and worked as a Certified Life Guard for a couple of years. Jessica graduated in 2001 and attended The University of New Mexico. She then began working for a Financial Advising Firm where she met her husband, David.

Jessica and David married on July 5, 2008 in Albuquerque. Together, they opened Sandia Hearing Aids and have continued Specialized Care for their patients with 2 locations in New Mexico and Colorado. Jessica was a philanthropist and served on the Board of the San Juan Golf Country Club. She had a passion for community service, loved to help people and together, Jessica and David founded Young Leaders of United Way in Albuquerque.

Jessica was a spark of energy, a bright light, and had a passion for fun and adventure. Her smile was infectious and her laugh was contagious. She had pride in her appearance and dressed to a "T". She loved Lady Gaga and what she stood for and to her friends; she was known as, "Lady J". Jessica left a footprint on everyone's hearts and will be forever missed by all who knew her.

She is preceded in death by her husband, David Saxon; her beloved cat, Buckwheat; grandparents, Grandma Mary (Fierro) and Grandpa Pompi (Eloy Fierro); great-grandparents, Arthur and Emma Chavez; and her aunt, Bernadette Chavez.

Jessica is survived by her mother, Linda Chavez-Ortega and husband Victor of Santa Fe; her father, Art Chavez III and his wife Madelene of Amarillo; brother, Josh (Chachi) Chavez and girlfriend Jazmine Marquez of Ft. Worth; sister, Sarah Weathers and husband Ricky; brothers, Brandon Ammons and Rick Mendoza of Amarillo; 2 nephews, Travis and Tripp Weathers of Amarillo; grandparents, Effie (Grandma Honey) Chavez of Albuquerque, and Arthur Chavez Jr. and wife Betty of Phoenix; aunts, Vickie Pollack and husband Wayne, Cathy Dupy and husband Mark, Tina Rodriguez, and Helen Bachicha and husband Marty, all of Albuquerque; uncles, Mark Chavez and wife Geri of Santa Fe, and Steve Rodriquez and wife Paula of Albuquerque; in laws, Olen Ben Saxon and wife Mary of Moriarty; sister-in-law's, Vicki Moyer and husband Gordon, and Terrie Saxon and Richard Kifer; and brother-in-law, Ed Saxon of all of Albuquerque; and countless cousins and friends whom loved her dearly. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to Special Olympics of New Mexico, 6600 Palomas Ave NE #207, Albuquerque, NM 87109, Birthright Crisis Pregnancy Center, 609 N. Butler Ave, Farmington, NM 87401 or Farmington Animal Shelter, 133 Browning Pkwy, Farmington, NM 87401.

Online condolences may be shared at www.schoolerfuneralhome.com

Published in Farmington Daily Times on June 3, 2018