Category: "Obituaries"

Paul Cochran

Paul Michael Cochran was born on July 6, 1971, in Lockhart, Texas. After graduating from Lockhart High School in 1990, Paul worked for Faulkner Ranch, TDS and for a very brief time at Walgreens. Paul enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and spending time with his friends. In 2010, Paul underwent a bilateral lung transplant at St. […]

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Katherine Brawley

Katherine Hunter Brawley, 71, of Kyle, Texas, passed away on Sept. 16, 2015. She was born on Nov. 21, 1943, in Luling, Texas to Norman A. and Ella Mae Hunter. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Claude Hunter, Sr., and Norman Hunter, Jr.; and her sister, Dorothy J. Thompson. She is […]

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Frances Black Livengood

Frances Black Livengood was born Oct. 12, 1928 in Delhi, Texas, to Myrtle and Edgar Black Sr.  She and her big brother Edgar Jr. enjoyed many happy days in that small community. The family later moved to Lockhart where Edgar, Sr., started Northside Market and Black’s BBQ.  Fran’s childhood was scarred by the untimely death […]

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Rita Orndorff

Rita Orndorff, 62, of Pflugerville, Texas, passed away on Sept. 8, 2015. She was born on Dec. 18, 1952 in Lockhart, Texas to William Monroe and Mary Della Reeves. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her daughter, Erin A. Orndorff; two sons, Steven Orndorff and William Orndorff; two brothers, […]

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Gloria Jimenez

Gloria G. Jimenez, 72 of Lockhart, Texas, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sept. 14, 2015. She was born on June 1, 1943. Gloria is survived by her eldest son, Sylvester Sanchez and his wife, Lonni; daughter, Laura J. Hendrix and her husband, Eric; her youngest son, Julio Jimenez III and his wife, Theresa; […]

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Gloria Smith

Gloria Monette Smith, 89, died peacefully on Sept. 12, 2015 at her daughter’s home in Canyon Lake, Texas. Gloria was born Sept. 14, 1925, in Jefferson County, Alabama, the daughter of Rev. Foster H. Mills and Molly E. Shamblin. Gloria thoroughly enjoyed writing poetry, painting, gardening, and dancing. In 1944, Gloria married the love of […]

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Frank Crittenden

Frank Wilson Crittenden passed away peacefully at Christopher House in Austin, Texas, on Sept. 6, 2015, at the age of 67. He was a loving husband of 38 years to Terrie Ann Webb Crittenden, a devoted, caring father to Laurel Ashleigh Crittenden, and a proud, doting grandfather to Bailey Ann Palacios. He is survived by […]

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Otis Grant Reese

Otis Grant Reese was born Dec. 12, 1926, to Emmett and Maggie Reese in Sweetwater, Texas. He died Aug. 20, 2015, at Regent Care Center of San Marcos. The Reese family lived in Lockhart, Texas, during most of Otis’ childhood. They lived one year in Yoakum, Texas – Otis’ senior year of high school. After […]

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Mike Stephens

Michael Lynn Stephens was born Jan. 2, 1953 and died Sept. 1, 2015, at his home in Shreveport, La. He passed in his sleep. Mike is survived by his three children: David, Bobby and Mara Stephens; his wife, Carol Stephens; and his siblings: Dorothy Milam, Robert Stephens and Patrick Stephens. Now that I have satisfied […]

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Henry Howard, Jr.

Henry Thomas Howard, Jr., 54, passed away in San Antonio, Texas, on Aug 31, 2015 with his family at his side. Henry was born Sept. 23, 1960, in Redondo Beach, California to Henry Thomas, Sr., and Patricia Howard. He was united in marriage to Stephanie Wong on Aug. 18, 1981. He is survived by his […]

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