Category: "Obituaries"

Bernice Thornton

Bernice Marie Thornton, 92, of Lockhart, passed away on May 9, 2010. Visitation was held at King Tears Mortuary in Austin on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, beginning at 9 a.m. Funeral services were scheduled on Thursday, May 13, 2010, at noon at St. Mark United Methodist Church in Lockhart, with burial following at Hooks Cemetery. […]

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Craig Barnhart

Craig Barnhart, of Red Rock, passed away suddenly on Thursday, April 29, 2010, in San Antonio, at the age of 51. He was born in Pasadena, Texas, on Nov. 8, 1958, the son of Robert E. Lee and Willie Mae (Brown) Barnhart. Craig served in the Texas Army National Guard for 28 years and retired […]

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Lonie Estelle Lay

Lonie Estelle Lay, 92, of Lockhart, went to her Heavenly Father on Monday, May 3, 2010, surrounded by her family. She was born in Seguin, Texas, on July 22, 1917. Lonie married her true love, Johnny Daniel “J.D.” Lay, on Dec. 17, 1938. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.D., on July 24, […]

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Patsy Davis

Patsy Davis, 66, died April 25, 2010, at her home near Smiley. She was born in Bay City, Texas on June 16, 1943, and was a member of the Faith Temple Church in Nixon. She was preceded in death by her parents, Claude Perrie Fondon and Lonnie (Rutherford) Fondon; a brother, Claude Perrie Fondon, Jr.; […]

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M.B. Shirley

M.B. Shirley, 84, passed away on Sunday morning, April 25, 2010, in Luling, Texas. M.B. was born in Red Rock, Texas, to Vesta (Baize) and Marion B. Shirley Sr. He was preceded in death by his wife, Velera Fay Shirley, on March 7, 1999. M.B. is survived by his children: Jimilu Reed, Jo Ann Walenta […]

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LaVerne Christian

Gracie “LaVerne” Everett Christian passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2010, in Fredericksburg, Texas. She was born in Peoria, Texas, on Dec. 23, 1923. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse Lee “Jack” Everett, and Grace Virginia Everett; brothers Jesse Lee Everett, Jr., and Garland Everett; and her sister, Christene Virginia Everett Carter. […]

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Carolyn “Sue” Allison

Born July 31, 1950, in Austin, Texas, Sue made a peaceful journey over the rainbow bridge on April 22, 2010. An accountant by trade, Sue worked for various companies in the Austin area, but her true passion was animal rescue. She touched the lives of hundreds of four-legged friends throughout her life. Diagnosed with ALS […]

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Leon Botello

Mr. Leon Botello, 79, of Lockhart, passed away, Wednesday, April 22, 2010. He was born on Oct. 31, 1930. Mr. Botello is survived by his wife, Angelita Botello; daughters, Yolanda Gonzales, Susie Rios and Mary Pastrano; sons, Fidel Botello and Leon Botello, Jr., sister, Vicky Rodriguez; step-brothers, Benito Botello, Juan Botello and Agusinte Botello; six […]

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Sylvia Ali

Sylvia (Tamayo) Ali, 50, of Austin, born on Aug. 8, 1959, to Juan Tamayo, Sr., and Oralia Tamayo of Lockhart, Texas, passed away on April 17, 2010. She leaves precious memories of a lifetime to be remembered by her husband Naseer R. Ali; daughter, Lamika Annette Tucker; four grandchildren; five sisters: Bertha Ann Lewis (Lain), […]

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Michael Ray Hagan

Michael Ray Hagan, of Rockport, Texas, passed from this world peacefully on April 18, 2010, holding his beloved wife’s hand and surrounded by a family that adored him. Michael was born in Lockhart on May 6, 1951, to Rudolph and Eunice Hagan. He married the love of his life, Darla Harbour, in 1977. Michael had […]

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