Category: "Obituaries"

Kirksey leaves legacy of strength, love

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   “It’s not the will to win that matters – everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.” – Bear Bryant   Warren “Pat” Kirksey certainly had the will to prepare to win – at everything he did, according to longtime friends. The noted businessman and former […]

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Naomi Ward

Naomi Anita Ward, 92, of Ledbetter, Texas, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Katy, Texas of natural causes. She was born in Goose Creek, Texas, on May 3, 1923 to Thomas Markham and Naomi (Hill) Markham.  She grew up in the Goose Creek area and attended Sinton High School.  On Oct. 26, 1939m, she […]

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Roy Carlisle

Roy Bolton Carlisle was born to Bolton and Edith Carlisle on June 5, 1926. He had bright blue eyes and was full of energy. He grew up and went to elementary school in the small farming town of Staples, Texas. Roy liked to go wolf hunting with his father and his favorite dogs, Jack and […]

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Leslie L. Crane

When Les Crane left this world on Jan. 30, 2016, it became a little bit smaller place. Leslie Leroy Crane was born on Dec. 12, 1945 in Champaign, Ill., to George Howard Crane and Alberta Swartz Crane. The family moved to his father’s home state of Texas where he graduated from Eagle Lake High School, […]

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Nancy Weiss

Nancy Nell Carlton was born April 6, 1929, in San Antonio, Texas to Melvin Walter (M.W.) and Nanabel Carlton. Nancy had two siblings, Anita and Walter. She attended schools in Yoakum, Nixon, Lockhart, the A.C.C. Academy at Abilene, and graduated from Southwest Texas State Teachers College with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, as […]

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Frank Rodriguez, Jr.

Mr. Frank Rodriguez, Jr. was called by our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ to his Heavenly home on Feb. 3, 2016, at the age of 63. Frank was born on Feb. 1, 1953, in Lockhart, Texas. He was born to Francisco, Sr., and Gregoria Rodriguez. Frank is survived by his wife, Paula Rodriguez; two sons, […]

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Nancy Weiss

Nancy N.Weiss, 86, of Buda, Texas passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. She was born on April 6, 1929, to M.W. and Nanabel Carlton. Services are pending at this time. Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan St. Lockhart, Texas 78644 (512) 398-4791.

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Nellie Fowlkes Price

Nellie Fowlkes Price, age 83, of McMahan (Dale) Texas, entered the glory of eternal life on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016.  She was born July 4, 1932, in Dry Fork, Va., to Harry L. Fowlkes and Clarice Stowe Fowlkes. Nell was united in marriage to Franklin L. Price on March 5, 1965, in South Carolina.  She […]

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Rebecca Vignali

Rebecca Lee Vignali, a precious young woman who had her entire life before her, peacefully passed through the Gates of Heaven on Feb. 2, 2016 just shy of her nineteenth birthday. She had been attending Texas A&M at College Station as a full time student pursuing a degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Science, which was […]

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Teodora Casarez Lopez

Our beloved mother, Teodora Casarez Lopez, 90, a longtime resident of Lockhart, passed away at her home peacefully after a brief illness surrounded by family on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. She was born on April 4, 1925. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alejandro Lopez, Sr.; her sons, Juan Jose Lopez and infant son […]

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