Category: "Obituaries"

Robert Dembowski

Robert R. Dembowski passed away Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 in Austin, Texas, at the age of 60. Robert was born in West Point, Neb., on May 30, 1953, to Robert J. Dembowski and Mary Ann Dembowski. After graduating high school from Scribner, Neb., he proudly served his country in the U.S. Army as a Military […]

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Edward Alexander

Mr. Edward Haymon Alexander, 82, of Lockhart, passed away Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. He was born on April 25, 1931. Everyone knew him as Ed. His life was a true journey to say the least. Born during The Depression to a family of “share croppers”, he learned the value of a penny. Watching WWII as […]

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Robert Lenstra

Mr. Robert Lenstra, 77, of Lockhart, and formerly of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2013. He was born on Nov. 9, 1935. Mr. Lenstra was a Union bricklayer for 29 years, taking great pride in his work. He was preceded in death by his sister, Virginia Kieffer, and a brother, Marvin Lenstra. He […]

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Jenella Smith

Jenella A. Smith, of Taylor, Texas, passed away on Sept. 4, 2013, at the age of 97. She was born on April 27, 1916, in Lytton Springs, Texas, to Dill and Beatrice (Ward) Strawn. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 56 years, Vernon “Fritz” Smith; two sisters, Helen Stork and Margie […]

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Jessie Daniels, Jr.

Jessie Daniels, Jr., of Luling, passed away on Sept. 3, 2013, at the age of 80. He was born on April 8, 1933, in Luling, Texas, to Jessie and Julia Mae (Grissom) Daniels. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Sollie Levi Daniels. He is survived by one son, Jessie Daniels and […]

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Eleanor “Sue” Carmon

Eleanor “Sue” Carmon, 67, of Clarksville, Tenn., passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at her residence. She was born on Jan. 24, 1946, in Nashville, to the late Ed Casto Elrod and Louise Burgess Elrod. Funeral service was held on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Chapel with Rev. Steve Lannom […]

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Phyllis Gaye Thomas

Beloved wife, mother and grandmother Phyllis Gaye Thomas left his earth to be with her Lord and Saviour on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013. She was born on Nov. 16, 1948. Phyllis was a longtime member of the First Lockhart Baptist Church, where she established herself as a friend, confidante and “second mother,” to dozens of […]

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Beatrice Partida

Beatrice “Billie” Partida, of Lockhart, passed away surrounded by loved ones at her home on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013. Auntie Billie was born on April 24, 1927, the youngest member of her family. She is survived by her sister, Refugia Gonzales, of Austin, along with hundreds of family members living throughout the United States. She […]

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Barbara Keahey

Barbara L. (Wilson) Keahey succumbed to a long-standing battle with COPD on Aug. 13, 2013, in Austin, Texas. She was born in Lockhart, Texas, on Aug. 11, 1935, 1935 to O.B. and Nina Wilson, as the youngest of five children. She was married to James “Jim” Keahey for 44 years and lived for that entire […]

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David Gutierrez

David Gutierrez of Lockhart went to be with our Eternal Father on Aug.14, 2013, peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones. “Our family is hurting now, and will for years to come, but in our hearts we know his work on earth is done.” David was born on Feb.1, 1951 to David and Adela Gutierrez in Snook, […]

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