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Anthony Murillo

February 27, 1984 — March 13, 2015

A funeral service will be held 2:00pm, Thursday, March 19, 2015 at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Anthony "Monkey" Murillo, age 31, of Roswell who passed away on March 13, 2015.
Anthony was born to Beverly Anderson Russell on February 27, 1984.
Anthony was a very hard workingman. He worked in the oilfields on the drilling rigs; he had a CDL and also was a truck driver in the oilfields. Anthony was also a welder; after long hours at his regular jobs, he would take on welding jobs in his off hours. Anthony was an amazing father; he did anything and everything he could do to take care of his three children. Anthony loved riding his motorcycle, 4 wheelers, and absolutely loved playing in the mud with his truck that he was deeply in love with, which he called his "precious baby". Monster truck shows were his and his kids' favorite places to go and spend time together. Anthony "Monkey" Murillo was a very kind loving person; his main goal in life was to love and to be loved. There will not be a day that goes by that Anthony will not be missed by his family and his many friends that loved him so much.
He is survived by his parents Beverly Anderson Russell and Willie Russell; sons, AJ Murillo and Tony Murillo; daughter Febe Murillo of Roswell, NM; brothers Rosalio Murillo and wife Amanda of Ft. Collins, CO; Michael Anderson and wife Robin of Roswell, NM; Mark Russell and wife Alicia of Alabama; sisters, Jamie Gray and husband Aaron of Wisconsin; Hedi Clarige and husband Pete of Nevada; grandmother LaVern Anderson of Roswell, NM; nieces Alexys Murillo, Skylah Murillo and Brittany Anderson; nephews Jayce Murillo and John Anderson; aunts, Becky Boggs and husband Joe, Betsy Busby, Veral d'Entremont and husband Joe. Also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and cousins.
Anthony is preceded in death by his grandfather Everett L. Anderson; grandmother, Pearlene Russell and grandfather JB Russell and 2 uncles.
Pallbearers will be Rosalio Murillo, Michael Anderson, La Tonya Weimer, Niki Busby, James Lollis, Johnny Lollis.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Travis Anderson, Joe Boggs, Erika Riley, Justin Coburn, Ashlie Munoz.
Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.
Online condolences may be made at



LaGrone Funeral Chapel
900 S. Main
Roswell, NM  88203
Thursday, March 19, 2015
2:00 PM

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