Category: "Obituaries"

Cruz Mendez

Cruz (Vasquez) Mendez, 81, of Lockhart, was born to Pauline Robles and Jose Vasquez on May 3, 1935, in Prairie Lea, Texas. Cruz passed away peacefully on June 4, 2016 in Kyle, Texas, with her loving family at her side. She worked most of her life at the Lockhart Hospital as a nurse for Dr. […]

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Robert Henslee

Robert Henry “R.H.” Henslee, 93 of Lockhart, went to his Lord and Savior on Friday May 20, 2016.  He was born in Desdemona, Texas on December 18, 1922.  He was the youngest of five children of William Homer Henslee and Clara Jane Cramer Henslee. He was preceded in death by his parents and his 4 […]

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Alice Gutierrez

Alice Gutierrez, 58, of Lockhart, passed away on May 24, 2016. She was born on March 17, 1958 in Lockhart, Texas to Benancio, Sr., and Rosa Hernandez Gutierrez. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Dora Rodriguez and Augustina Gutierrez; five brothers: Tranquilino, Jessie, Angel, Santos and Ysidiro Gutierrez. She leaves behind […]

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Rose Duvall

Rose Marie Reneau Duvall was born on April 18, 1938. She entered her Father’s Kingdom on May 24, 2016. Early in her life, Rose found that she took joy in serving those older than herself. She used that calling throughout her life, eventually establishing the Hill Country Senior Citizen’s Activity Center through her work with […]

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Hershell Houston Warner

While surrounded by his loving family, Hershell Houston Warner left this earth to join his Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, on May 1, 2016. His long battle with cancer and its complications ended. He had just celebrated his 83rd birthday on April 13. Hershell is survived by his loving wife of 60 plus years, Doris (Cox); […]

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Alfred Thompson

Alfred Eugene “Chubby” Thompson, 71, of Lockhart died on May 13, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Chubby was born on Sept. 29, 1944, in Lockhart to James Alton and Dorothy (Butler) Thompson. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Vickie Wilson; three sons, James Wilson, Rodney Wilson, and Charles Wilson; sister, Dorothy Marie Houston; […]

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Bill Smylie

William Gordon (“Bill”) Smylie was born in McCamey, Texas, on March 23, 1927 to Avie Frances Moore and Thomas David Smylie, Sr. He went to meet his Heavenly Father on May 11, 2016. Bill graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School in Houston, Texas, in 1945, and attended the University of Houston. He was in […]

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Bob McGee

Bob Keith McGee, 85, died peacefully in his sleep May 23, 2016. He is survived by beloved wife, Barbara; four sons: Micheal, Patrick, Brian and Christopher and their spouses, Karen, Michelle and Jeri; six grandchildren: Zachary, Randy, Jordi, Emily, Miheala and Tara; one great-grandchild, Violet; and siblings: Jimmie, Billy and Carolyn. He served his county […]

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Alberto Balderas

Mr. Alberto Orduna Balderas, 56, of Lockhart, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016. He was born on April 14, 1960. Mr. Balderas is survived by his wife, Silvia Balderas; stepdaughters, Matilda Herrera and Nicole Herrera; step-son, Jose Herrerap; father, Camillo Orduna Madrid; sisters, Gregoria Orduna Balderas, Esther Orduna Balderas, Celestina Orduna Balderas and Nereida Orduna Balderas; […]

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Ray C. Sedwick, Jr.

Ray Cornell “Ray Ray” Sedwick, Jr., was born on Oct. 3, 1994, in Austin, Texas, to Cynthia Marie Ellis and Ray Cornell Sedwick, Sr. He slipped his mortal bonds and joined his Heavenly Father on Sunday, May 22, 2016. Ray’s most special pride was being a big brother, and he was on top of the […]

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