Category: "Obituaries"

Rick Payson

Rick Payson passed away on Sept. 28, 2007 and left these earthly confines to be with his father, mother, sister, and his son Chad. He passed peacefully with his immediate family and best friend Jim Hedrick by his side. Rick was born on June 19, 1945 in Warren, Maine. There he was raised on a […]

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Antonio Perez

Mr. Antonio Perez, 61, of Ft. Worth, formerly of Lockhart, passed away Friday, Sept. 21, 2007. He was born April 15, 1946. Mr. Perez is survived by his sons, Ricky Perez, Narciso (Boy) Trejo and Fidel Rivera; daughters, Janie Perez and Lydia Perez; sisters, Aurora Geneva Gonzales, Janie Flores Meraz, Irene Moore, Rosemary Mendoza, Dora […]

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Carlos C. Perez

Mr. Carlos C. Perez, 40, of Lockhart, passed away Friday, Sept. 21, 2007. He was born on Feb. 23, 1967. Mr. Perez is survived by his father, Simon Perez; brother, Simon Perez; fiancee, Cristina Torres; and maternal grandmother, Manuela D. Perez. Recitation of the rosary was at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007. Funeral […]

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Virginia Ann Rigsby

Virginia Ann Rigsby, 73, of Lockhart passed away peacefully at the Chisolm Trail Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Sept. 26, 2007 with her family by her side. She was born on Aug. 13, 1934 to J.D. and Erica Treich Blankenship in Lubbock, Texas. She is survived by her husband Jesse J. Rigsby of the home; […]

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Nolan Farris Bagwell

Nolan Farris Bagwell, 66, of Uhland, Texas, formerly of Melrose, N.M., passed away peacefully on Sept. 18, 2007 in San Marcos, Texas. He was born Oct. 3, 1940 in Melrose, N.M., to John and Mary Lou (Smith) Bagwell. He served in the United State Navy for four years and was a member of the Melrose […]

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John Thompson Storey McMillan

John Thompson Storey McMillan, Sr., 81, passed away on Friday, Sept. 21 in Austin. He was born Jan. 14, 1926 in Lockhart to Lawrence William and Leila Kate Storey McMillan. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII. He married Jean Esther Burns on July 24, 1948, in Luling. He was a member of […]

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Marian Colley Lyford

Marian Colley Lyford, 85, of Austin, died on Friday, Sept. 21, 2007. She was born Marian Benson Colley, in Lockhart, Texas on April 3 1922. An artist all her life, she received a BFA in Art Education from the University of Texas, and an MFA from the Instituto Allende, in Mexico. She has left behind […]

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Wilma Hodges Scott

Wilma Hodges Scott was born in Meridian, Miss., on Jan. 23, 1912 to Jim Allen and Bessie Clay Hodges. She passed away on Sept. 15, 2007 in Lockhart, Texas, at the age of 95 years, seven months and 23 days. In 1934, she married Theo Scott of Frost, Texas. Theo passed away in 1981 and […]

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Herschel B. Smith

Herschel B. Smith, avid hunter, fisherman, wonderful father, and a darn good salesman, died Monday, Sept. 7, 2007 after a long illness. He was born in Houston on Aug. 12, 1930 to George Smith and Octavia Griffith. After growing up in Baytown (Barbers Hills, Cedar Bayou), he obtained a communications advertising degree from the University […]

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Gerald Wayne Cochran

Gerald Wayne Cochran passed away early on Sept. 14, 2007 at his residence in Pflugerville, Texas. Gerald was born on March 3, 1949 in San Marcos, Texas, to Dorothy Nell and Edgar Lee Cochran. His dad was career Air Force, so his early school years were spent at Hickman AFB in Honolulu and at Wagner […]

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