Category: "Obituaries"

Carl Calvin Conley

Carl Calvin Conley, of Austin, a former Texas Legislator, County District Attorney from South Texas, and member of University United Methodist Church, passed away Dec. 30, 2010, at the age of 90. He was born Oct. 2, 1920, in Frederick, Okla. His parents, Dr. and Mrs. Charles Calvin Conley, and sisters, Billie Conley Pickard and […]

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Horace B. Millard, Jr.

Horace “Boots” B. Millard, Jr., 79, of Red Rock, Texas, passed away Jan. 3, 2011. He was born June 6, 1931 to Horace B. Millard, Sr. and Helen (Hilscher) Millard. Born in Mt. Lucas, Texas, he was a Korean War Veteran, and a master mason in Lockhart, Texas. He retired as an oil field worker. […]

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Marilyn G. Crider

Marilyn G. Crider, of Lockhart, passed away Dec. 24, 2010. She was born on Oct. 3, 1944, to Joe Alvin and Sarah Elizabeth (Daughtery) Gunn. She is preceded in death by her sister, Carolyn M. Anderson, of Austin. She is survived by her mother; her children: Jeffrey Crider and wife, Cheryl, of Lockhart, Robert Crider […]

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Sixto Torres

Mr. Sixto Torres, 92, of Lockhart, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010. He was born on May 18, 1918. Mr. Torres is survived by his wife, Altagracia H. Torres; sons, Gabriel Torres, Juan Jose Torres, Ricardo Torres and Sixto Torres, Jr.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Recitation of the rosary was […]

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Sarah Isabel Penick

Sarah Isabel Penick was born on Dec. 13, 1924. She went to be with the Lord on Dec. 16, 2010, at the age of 86. Isabel was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Lennie Wright and her husband, Fred Miller Penick, Jr. Isabel is survived by her sons, Dale Penick and Mark Penick. […]

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Preston Lawler

Preston Ray Lawler was born in Luling, Texas, on March 22, 1928. He passed away on Dec. 26, 2010, in Houston, Texas. He was a long time resident of Joliet, Texas, in Caldwell County. He worked as a bookkeeper in Lockhart for many years with the Lockhart Motor Company and owned and managed the Lawler […]

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Oscar Bryan Wilson, Jr.

Dr. Oscar B. Wilson, Jr., formerly of Monterey, Calif., passed away at The Summit Assisted Care Facility in Austin on Dec. 18, 2010 – a victim of Parkinson’s disease. He was born on Aug. 15, 1922, in Lockhart, Texas, the oldest of five children born to O.B. Wilson, Sr., and Nina. He graduated from Lockhart […]

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Edwin Reed

Edwin Leonard Reed, 82, passed away on Dec. 22, 2010. Edwin was born Jan. 16, 1928, to Leonard and Icie Reed. He attended Tarleton State University and graduated from Texas A&M University in 1950. He married Adele Crowe in 1954, and they enjoyed 54 years of marriage together on their ranch near McMahan. Besides his […]

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Vores Franks

Vores W. Franks, of Beeville, Texas, born July 4, 1925, went to be with the Heavenly Father on Dec. 21, 2010. Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Thelma; daughter, Lorna Nabours and husband, Billy, of Kerrville; son, Russell and wife, of Texarkana; sister, Nelda Franks, of Lytle, Texas; brother, Harold and wife, Helen Franks, […]

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Pete Balandran

Pete “Pilo” Balandran, 64, passed away on Dec. 12, 2010, at home surrounded, by his loved ones. He was born in Lockhart on Dec. 17, 1945, to Candelario Balandran and Trinidad Zapata. He was preceded in death by his father, mother and brother Jesse, Balandran. Pete is survived by his wife of 41 years, Angie […]

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