Category: "Obituaries"

Rose Recio Tamayo

Rose-Alva Recio Tamayo, 42, of Lockhart passed away on Feb. 26, 2016. She was born on Oct. 26, 1973 in Austin, Texas. Rose was an amazing artist and crafter, put her perfectionist nature never allowed her to believe fully in her talents. There was no subject she could not address, discuss and make herself an […]

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Louise Best

Louise Best passed away on Feb. 17, 2016, in Lakewood, Colo., after a long and valiant battle with breast cancer. She was born Oct. 4, 1940, in Tyler, Texas to John and Lucille Arnold Gore. At the age of 4, she moved with her family to Sheridan, Texas, where her father was active in the […]

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Vivian E. Wilhite

Vivian E. Wilhite, 93, lifetime resident of Creedmoor, Texas, went to be with the Lord on Feb. 23, 2016. She was born in Elroy, Texas on July 2, 1922, and was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Aubrey L. Wilhite; sister, Evelyn Kite and brother, Roland Burklund. Vivian is survived by her son, […]

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Elaine Marriott

Elaine E. Marriott died Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, in Kyle at the age of 94. She was born Feb. 3, 1922 in Coahoma, Texas. A lifelong Christian, she joined the Baptist Church as a child and later in Houston became a member of the Christian Church, Disciples of Christ, where she remained for 40 years. […]

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Lewis Shaw, Jr.

Lewis Clayton Shaw, Jr., 93, of Luling, passed away on Feb. 11, 2016. He was born on April 12, 1922, in Eden, Texas to Lewis Clayton Sr., and Thelma Shaw. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and survived the attack on Pearl Harbor and many sea battles. He was preceded in death […]

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Roy Castleberry

Roy Franklin Castleberry, 76, of Temple, passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 2, 2016. A private ceremony will be held at a later date. Affordable Burial and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements. Roy was born to Herman and Mildred Castleberry on Jan. 5, 1940, in Dale, Texas. He graduated from Lockhart High […]

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Billy Joe Reeves

Billy Joe Reeves, 75, of Red Rock, Texas passed away on Feb. 14, 2016. He was born on Oct. 21, 1940 in Lytton Springs, Texas, to William M. and Mary D. Reeves. He was preceded in death by her parents; his wife, Alice Reeves and his son, Billy Reeves, Jr. He is survived his three […]

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Lou Pittman

Loucretia “Lou” Nelson Pittman passed through Heaven’s gate into Paradise on Sunday, February 14, 2016.  She made it just in time to celebrate Valentine’s Day with her husband of 53 years, in the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  She was surrounded and comforted by family throughout her last days.  Lou was born […]

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Kirksey leaves legacy of strength, love

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   “It’s not the will to win that matters – everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.” – Bear Bryant   Warren “Pat” Kirksey certainly had the will to prepare to win – at everything he did, according to longtime friends. The noted businessman and former […]

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Naomi Ward

Naomi Anita Ward, 92, of Ledbetter, Texas, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Katy, Texas of natural causes. She was born in Goose Creek, Texas, on May 3, 1923 to Thomas Markham and Naomi (Hill) Markham.  She grew up in the Goose Creek area and attended Sinton High School.  On Oct. 26, 1939m, she […]

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