Category: "Obituaries"

Mary Agnes Jones

Mary Agnes (Hodges) Jones, 96, of Lockhart and formerly of Edna, Texas passed away on Saturday, June 27, 2015. She was born in Orange Grove, Texas, on Feb. 11, 1919, to the late Edna Mae (Kirby) and Ed Meredith Hodges.  She married the late Christal Dean Jones, Sr. in 1933. Mary and CD were founding […]

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Frank A. Martinez

Frank A. Martinez, 73, of Lockhart, left this life on May 31, 2015. He was born in Lockhart on March 10, 1942, to Damacio Martinez  and Feliciana Alfaro. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Sylvia Martinez Lopez. He is survived by his son, Frank Martinez, Jr.; his daughter, Elizabeth Silva; seven grandchildren and […]

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Betty Reed

Betty Louise Reed, 85, of Lockhart, passed away on June 22, 2015. She was born on May 11, 1930 in Lytton Springs to Willie Thomas and Ida Mae Richburg Smith. She grew up in Lockhart and graduated from Lockhart High School in 1948. She lived in Vanderbilt area for many years before returning back to […]

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Gerald Kearney

On June 9, 2015, Heaven gained one of the last true Texas cowboys. Gerald Sine Kearney passed away peacefully at home among family, after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Grand Junction, Colo., on Dec. 17, 1946 but soon returned to his mother’s (Madge Kearney Jones’) hometown of Lockhart, Texas, where he […]

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Nell Roland

Nell (Hughes) Roland, 78, passed away on June 12, 2015.  She was born in Lockhart, Texas on February 20, 1937 to Johnny and Sammie Lee (Maney) Hughes. Nell made a career in caring for several Austin family’s homes and children until a stroke in the late 1980s.  She loved to travel, dance, laugh, and shop. […]

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Gregoria Rodriguez

Mrs. Gregoria Moreno Rodriguez was called by our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ to her home in Heaven on June 15, 2015, at the age of 86. She was born on Sept. 10, 1928, in McMahan, Texas, to Pedro Moreno and Virginia Adame. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Robert Moreno, […]

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Raul Martinez, Sr.

Our beloved Raul “La Guera” Martinez, Sr., 86, of Austin, was called by our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Mr. Martinez was preceded in death by his wife of 38 years, Maria Q. Martinez, his mother and father, Gil and Virginia and children, Raul, Jr., Jose Rene, Felipe De Jesus, Richard, Pauline, and […]

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Joy and Ben Chamness

Joyce Marie Elam Chamness and Benjamin Hobson Chamness, Jr., of Lockhart, Texas passed on June 9, 2015. They lived their dreams. Married for 64 years, they started their journey together on a rainy day in 1951. Joy and Ben will be greatly missed by their two children, four grandchildren, and great-granddaughter. Joy, born in Luling, […]

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Pedro E. Castillo

After a brief battle with cancer, Pedro joined our Heavenly Father in Heaven on Saturday, June 13 2015, at the age of 78. Waiting to welcome him home with Our Heavenly Father in Heaven will be his parents, Vicente Castillo, Juanita Espinoza, and Maria Dolores Castillo and brother, Domingo Castillo. Pedro is survived by his […]

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Severo Carrisalez, Jr.

Severo Carrisalez, Jr., 74, was born on Aug. 19, 1940. He passed away on May 23, 2015, in Austin, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Consuelo Carrisalez. He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Ramirez, and husband, Armando, daughter, Sarahbeth Adams and husband, Thomas, son, Samuel Carrisalez, and grandchildren: Anabeth, Christian, Aidan, […]

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