Category: "Obituaries"

Lester “Les” Jacobs

Lester Lawrence “Les” Jacobs, of Delhi, Texas, passed away peacefully at the age of 91 in Kyle, Texas, on July 1, 2013 after a short illness, with his wife and daughter at his side. Les was born in Yoakum, Texas, on April 24, 1922, to George B. and Ada Lee (Crawford) Jacobs. Mr. Jacobs served […]

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Charles Adams, II

Charles Louis “Chuck” (or “Bud”) Adams II, 71, of Maxwell, passed from this world on Monday, June 24, 2013, after a long battle with diabetes and its many complications. Chuck was born in Colby, Kan., on March 5, 1942, to Charles and Charlotte Adams. Raised in the heartland, Chuck grew up amidst wheat fields and […]

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John Ernest Linney

John Ernest Linney, 81, while surrounded by his family, slipped peacefully into the arms of the Lord on June 8, 2013, in Houston. John was born to Ernest Orion Linney and Velma Mae Matthews on April 9, 1932, in Refugio, Texas. He graduated from Longview High School, where he played sports. He attended Tyler Junior […]

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Milton “Beaver” Pfefferkorn

Milton Lynn “Beaver” Pfefferkorn, 85, passed away peacefully in San Marcos, Texas, on June 24, 2013, with his loving family at his side. Milton was born in Maxwell, Texas, on Sept. 11, 1927, to Arthur Milton and Edna Burditt Pfefferkorn. He married Lillian Alex on Nov. 5, 1954. Milton loved the outdoors where he hunted, […]

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Donnie Ray Hunter

Donnie Ray Hunter was born in Austin, Texas, on June 7, 1935, to James Warren Hunter and Muriel Preece Hunter. He was a graduate of Austin Travis High School and married Norma Hammack in January 1958. That same year he was drafted into the U.S. Army, where he became a military policeman. This was the […]

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Ima Jean Weber

Ima Jean Weber, 83, was born June 25, 1929, went to be with Our Lord on June 16, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard and Lois Drumm; her husband of 61 years, A.E. Weber; and one grandson, Darren Joe Reid. She is survived by her two sons, Mark E. Weber and […]

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Billie Rhea Hagin

Billie Rhea Hagin, of Dallas, Ga., passed away on May 25, 2013, at the age of 87. She was born May 15, 1926 in Dallas, Texas, to Grover C. and Fannie Hendricks McCullough. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James W. Hagin; and son, Seth G. Hagin. She is survived by daughter, […]

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Billy Ray Chambers

Billy Ray Chambers, 80, of Lockhart, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Father’s Day, June 16, 2013, after a prolonged period of declining health. Billy was born on Feb. 28, 1933, in Kilgore, Texas, to the late Thomas Lee Chambers and Irene Glenwood Chambers. He grew up throughout Texas before settling down in the Luling area. […]

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Angel Castillo, Jr.

Angel Castillo, Jr., 49, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013. He was born Dec. 9, 1963, in Lockhart, to Angel D. Castillo, Sr., and Mary Helen Lucio Castillo. Angel was a loving husband, father, brother and son who touched the lives of many. Angel worked for the Guadalupe Blanco River  Authority in the water and […]

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Col. Richard J. “Dick” Wieland, USAF Ret.

Richard J. Wieland, 83, of Lockhart, Texas passed away peacefully at home Sunday June 9, 2013, after a prolonged period of declining health. Dick was born on Oct. 10, 1929, in Philadelphia, Pa., the only child of the late Ralph Wieland and Margaret Metz Wieland. He grew up in Tacoma Park, Md., before attaining his […]

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