Lea County Death Certificates

Search for Lea County NM death certificates. A death certificate search can provide information on time of death, place of death, legal proof of death, proof of death, wills, estates, filing for life insurance, death records, age at death, cause of death, certified death certificates, and genealogical research.


Health Departments in Lea County New Mexico monitor public health and keep vital records, and they operate at the state, county, or local level. As part of this job, Health Departments maintain Lea County death certificates, which include information about the deceased individual such as name, date of birth, time and place of death, and age at death. Death certificates may also include the cause of death. These records can be used to settle legal and financial matters, including wills, estates, and life insurance filings. Death certificates may be available through the Lea County Health Department website.

Hobbs Health Department Hobbs NM Ste B, 1923 N Dal Paso St 88240 575-397-2463

Lea County Health Department Lovington NM 302 North 5th Street 88260 575-396-2853


Clerk Offices in Lea County New Mexico maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Lea County death certificates provide information on the deceased individual's name, the place and time of death, and age at death. They may also include the cause of death. Lea County Clerks often issue certified death certificates, which may be required to settle financial and legal matters such as wills, estates, or filing for life insurance. Death certificates can also be used for genealogical research, and some Clerk Offices maintain Lea County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Lea County Clerk Hobbs NM 5915 North Lovington Highway 88240 575-392-0312


Hospitals in Lea County New Mexico provide a range of medical services to patients of all ages, and they also create death records for individuals who pass away or are declared dead at a Hospital. These death certificates list the deceased individual's name, the time and place of death, and age at death, and they may also include the cause of death. Lea County Hospitals report death information to New Mexico State and local government authorities, which issue certified Lea County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Lea Regional Medical Center: Robinson Kermie L MD Hobbs NM 5419 North Lovington Highway 88240 575-492-5000

Lea Regional Medical Center: Taylor Daniel F MD Hobbs NM 5419 North Lovington Highway 88240 575-492-5000

Nor-Lea General Hospital Lovington NM 1600 North Main Avenue 88260 575-396-6611