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Monday, January 3, 2000

ADAME

Lisa Ann Adame, age 23 passed away Sunday, January 2, 2000 in a Corpus Christi Hospital. She was born in Gregory, Texas, on July 24, 1976.
She is survived by her father; Ricky Adame of Ingleside, Texas. Two half brothers; Gabriel and Ray David both of Ingleside, Texas. One half sister; Nikole Adame of Ingleside, Texas. Her Paternal grandparents; Rogelio and Maria Adame of Ingleside, Texas.
A rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Monday, January 3, 2000 at the Charlie Marshall Funeral Home Chapel in Aransas Pass, Texas. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at the Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church in Catholic Church in Ingleside, Texas. Interment will follow.

ARISPE

Salvador "Sal" Hinojosa Arispe, 75, passed away Thursday, December 30, 1999 in Corpus Christi, Texas.
He was a lifelong resident of Corpus Christi and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife, Lydia Ragusin Arispe; his children, Arnold Martin Arispe of Houston and Sofia C. (Moises) Canales of Corpus Christi; five grandchildren: Jackie (Henry) Casas, Aaron Arispe, Lauren Arispe, Leigh Canales and Amanda Canales; three greatgrandchildren. He is also survived by his brothers, Jesse Arispe of Tacoma, Washington, Gilbert Arispe and Robert Arispe of Corpus Christi; and his two sisters, Francis Harris of Corpus Christi and Gloria Williams of California.
Services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, January 3, 2000 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. with interment following at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Mr. Arispe will lie in state beginning at 8:30 A.M. Monday, January 3, 2000.

ARSUAGA

Lorenza P. Arsuaga, 84, of Corpus Christi, passed away on Friday, December 31, 1999.
She was a very active member of the community.
Survivors include her son, Robert M. Arsuaga of New Jersey; grandsons: Robert (Dominique) Arsuaga of Corpus Christi and John (Brandy) Arsuaga of Houston; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
The family will be receiving friends on Monday, January 3, 2000 from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, Crosstown Chapel with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. that evening.
Rites of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park.

AYALA

Maria Guadalupe Cortez de Ayala, 69 of Corpus Christi passed away Saturday, January 1, 2000 at North Austin Medical Center in Austin.
She attended Corpus Christi High School and graduated from Del Mar College with her associates in Business Administration.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Julian R. Ayala and her son, Juan Bernardo Ayala.
She is survived by her two daughters, Mary Esther (Muhammadali) Abbaszadeh of Austin, Texas, Gracie Guerra of Corpus Christi; One son, Jaime (Lisa) Ayala of San Antonio, Texas; one aunt, Leonor C. Gomez of Corpus Christi; six grandsons; seven brothers; two sisters.
The family will be receiving friends on Monday, January 3, 2000 from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Angelus Funeral Home with a rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Procession will depart at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday. Rites of a Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at Christ the King Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at Rosehill Memorial Park.

BAZAN

Diana Bazan, 42, of Corpus Christi passed away on Wednesday, December 29, 1999.
Rites of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 3, 2000 at Holy Family Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.

BISHOP

Elda Bishop, 81 (Mother of Danna Harms of Corpus Christi, Texas), passed away Saturday, January 1, 2000. Services for Elda Bishop will be held Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. from the Knesek Bros./Etlinger Funeral Chapel, 34 North Masonic Street, Bellville, Texas, (409) 865-3121.
Interment will be in the Pilgrims Rest Cemetery, near Bellville.

CLARK

Johnnie Allen Clark, 63, passed away Tuesday, December 28, 1999. He was a retired night watchman at Aransas Compress Company and a Veteran of U.S. Air Force.
He is survived by his sister Lydia Lee of Corpus Christi, Texas; three brothers, Wallace Clark of San Antonio, Texas, James Clark of Huntsville, Texas and Harvey Clark of Corpus Christi, Texas.
Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday January 4, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. at the Unity Chapel Funeral Home with Bishop Curtis Byrd officiating.

CONTRERAS

Cipriano Contreras, 95, of Corpus Christi passed away on Monday December 27, 1999.
He is survived by his daughter-in-law, Maria A. Contreras of Corpus Christi; five grandsons: Ramiro Contreras and Ricardo Contreras both of Corpus Christi, Jimmy (Pamela) Contreras and Joe Raymond Contreras both of Napels, Florida, Gerard (Bethann) Contreras of Ft. Worth, Texas; two granddaughters, Maria L. (Neil) Butler and Thelma (Richard) Hernandez both of Corpus Christi; five great-grandsons: Ryan Contreras of Barlenton, Massachusetts, Raymond Martinez, Matthew Butler, Joshua Contreras all of Corpus Christi, Justin Contreras of Naples, Florida; six great-granddaughters: Katrina Contreras of Barlenton, Massachusetts, Cybil Martinez of Corpus Christi, Raquel Contreras of Naples, Florida, Gabriela Contreras of Jacksonville, Florida, Alexia Contreras and Isabella Contreras both of Ft. Worth, Texas. Numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will be receiving friends from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Monday, January 3, 2000 at Memorial Funeral Home, Holly Road Chapel with a rosary to be recited at 7:30 p.m. that evening.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at SS Cyril & Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park.

CUELLAR

Herminia "Minnie" Verduzco Cuellar, 78, of Corpus Christi passed away on Friday, December 31, 1999.
She is survived by her husband, Raymundo Cuellar of Corpus Christi; five sons, Noel De Leon of San Antonio, Danny De Leon of Los Angeles, Jesse Peralez, Gilbert Peralez and Oscar D. Peralez all of Corpus Christi; one daughter, Estella Peralez of Corpus Christi; three brothers, Antonio Verduzco of Mercedes, Baldomero Verduzco of Corpus Christi; one sister, Tomasita Buentello of Austin; ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
The family will be receiving friends on Monday, January 3, 2000 from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, Holly Chapel with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. that evening.
Rites of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help.
Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.

ECHOLS

Thomas Wilson Premeaux Echols, 48, of Corpus Christi passed away Friday, December 31, 1999, in Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital in San Antoinio. He was born July 20, 1951, in Port Arthur, Texas. Mr. Echols was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Viet Nam Conflict and was a self employed painter. In the remembrance of Thomas Premeaux Echols, a man we love very much and will miss a lot, God decided to let him walk the streets of gold. He is now a special angel and we will always remember him as the one who put everyone else's needs first. May God bless him. He is survived by his wife, Linda Diane Premeaux Echols of Corpus Christi; three daughters, Brandy (Donnie) Fowler of Tyler, Tina (Rodney) Kilman of Chandler, and Tommy Ann Premeaux of Houston; his mother, Alice Faye Echols of Corpus Christi; his father, Charles Everett Echols of Corpus Christi; his step-mother; Sylvia Echols of Corpus Christi; three sisters, Faye (Ray) Gonzalez, Charla (Hector) Rorer and Mandy Echols all of Corpus Christi; a step-sister, Tammy Guerra of Hamlin; five brothers, Charles Britten (Rhonda) Echols, Elton Lynn (Connie) Echols, Marvin Clay Echols, Barry Everett (Billy) Echols and Jerry Don (Amber) Echols all of Corpus Christi; one step brother, Kevin Koblizek of Hamlin; a step-son, Shane Fulton of Corpus Christi; four grandchildren, Kristian and Brianna Kilman, Chelsey and Stephanie Fowler; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 P.M. Tuesday, January 4, 2000, in Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Jimmy Gonzalez officiating. Burial will follow in Robstown Memorial Park.

GARZA

Elvira Garza, 74 passed away Friday, December 31, 1999. She was born March 16, 1925 in Costa Rica. Elvira gave much of her time to the Boys Club in the 70's teaching individuals the art of making floral arrangements and also taught how to make ceramic artifacts.
She is survived by her long time companion Eulalio Granados of Corpus Christi, a niece, Consuelo Blake of Corpus Christi, a grand niece Karol Blake of Corpus Christi; eight grand nieces and nephews in Costa Rica and several family members.
Services will be at 11:00 AM Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at Memory Gardens Masoleum Chapel With Deacon Armando Cavada of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church officiating with entombment following at Memory Gardens Mausoleum. Visitation starts at 8:00 Tuesday, January 4, 2000 until service time.

FRANK

Dr. Thelma Edna Frank passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, January 2, 2000 at Seton Medical Center after a long and productive live. With her pioneer spirit, strength and sense of service, she was an inspiration to her family and children as well as many others who crossed her path in the past ninety years.
Thelma was born to George and Helen Frank on a ranch in South Texas on January 7, 1910. She graduated from high school in Falfurrias in 1927. She completed her pre-med requirements at Texas A&I in Kingsville and graduated in 1935 from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Following an internship at Grace Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, she returned to Texas to set up a medical practice in the oil fields of Freer and Benavides.
She was the first woman doctor on the employment rolls for Magnolia Oil Company. She set up the procedure for pre-employment physicals for many of the oil companies in the area. It was in this situation that she met and married Harry F. Porter, the father of her three children.
She moved to Corpus Christi in 1941 where she enjoyed a long and fulfilling medical practice. Dr. Frank was instrumental in setting up free health care service as well as a health care program for children at the YWCA. During World War II, she was one of the few doctors in town, as most of the men were in the service.
in 1972 she began to devote her energies to setting up the Family Practice Residency program at Memorial Medical Center. This fulfilled her desire to pass on her knowledge and experiences to younger doctors in the Family Practice specialty
She served as Associate Director until 1976.
She married Billy Blake in 1973, and after her retirement they moved to Rockport where they enjoyed fishing, boating and gardening until Col. Blake's death in 1991. She subsequently moved to Austin to be near her children and grandchildren. She resided at the Summit at Westlake where she enjoyed the company of many friends.
Dr. Frank received many honors throughout her lifetime. She was elected vice president of the Texas Academy of General Practice, the first woman in TAGP history to hold the office. The American Medical Women's Association named her one of ten Outstanding Medical Women of 1961. She has been listed in the Who's Who of American Women and the Who's Who of the Southern Medical Association. She happily served as class agent for the UTMB medical class of 1935.
She is survived by her three loving children, Harry Frank Porter of Mexico City, Mexico, Cathy Porter Lusk and husband Randy Lusk of Austin, and Edna Lynn Porter of Austin. Also her three grandchildren, John Frank Lusk of San Francisco, California, Elizabeth Tenison Porter of Houston and Porter Ann Vigil of Austin. Two sisters survive her, Helen Stripling of Tyler and Annie M. Klumpp of Waco and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Monday, January 3, 2000, at Seaside Funeral Home, 4357 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.. Graveside Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, January 4, at Seaside Memorial Park in Corpus Christi. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 P.M. Friday, January 7, at the Summit at Westlake Hills, 1034 Liberty Park Drive, in Austin.

GARCIA

Elijo Ortiz Garcia age 82, passed away December 29, 1999. He is survived by five sons Jesse L. Garcia of Corpus Christi, Seferino L. Garcia of Level Land, Gumecindo L. Garcia of Corpus Christi, Ray L. Garcia of Snyder and Fernando L. Garcia of Corpus Christi, Five daughters; Victoria G. Colton of Lubbock, Maira G. Tanner of New Mexico; Anita G. Carcidad of Odessa, Margarita G. Martinez of Corpus Christi and Francisca Delgado of San Antonio, Three sisters; Santos Torres of Robstown, Consuelo Vera and Elena Zaragosa of Kingsville.
The family will be receiving friends Sunday January 1, 2000 from 1:00 P.M. until 10:00 P.M. at Trevino Funeral Home, with a prayer service held at 7:00 P.M. that evening. A funeral procession will depart 10:30 A.M. on Monday from Trevino Funeral Home for an 11:00 A.M. Funeral Service to be held at Tabernacles of Christ Church, 2802 Sonora. Burial to follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Bobby Trevino.

FORD

George H. Ford passed away Friday, December 31, 1999 at the age of 72.
He was a Sunday School Teacher at Parkdale Baptist Church; resident for 23 years in Corpus Christi, and retired from Amoco Petroleum.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sadie Ford of Corpus Christi, Texas; daughter, Gerry Galloway of Colleyville, Texas; sister, Madeline Foley of San Augustine, Texas; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren all of the Ft. Worth area.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday January 3, 2000 in the Seaside Chapel. Officiating will be Dr. Elmore Vernon. Interment will be held on Wednesday, January 5, 2000 at Elizabeth Cemetery in Roanoke, Texas.

GONZALEZ

Javier Eden Gonzalez, "Javi". Our heavenly father sent the angels and called our darling Javi to join him in heaven, forever. He passed away at home on Friday, December 31, 1999 due to complications resulting from an early childhood accident. His tired little body could endure no more. In his short sweet life, he gave so much love and was a joyful blessing to all whose lives he touched. He was born October 14, 1992 and was 7 years old.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Guadalupe C. Gonzalez.
He is survived by his parents, Eden and Cori Gonzalez, one brother, David Andrew Hernandez, one sister, Edeena Medina, paternal grandparents, Ruben Omar Sr. and Elva Gonzalez, maternal grandmother, Rosario Gonzalez, paternal great-grandmother, Ofelia Ramos, maternal great-grandmother, Angelica Chano Gonzalez, Godparents, Albert and Diane Gatica, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 2:00 P.M., Monday, January 3, 2000 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park.

HART

SINTON TX - Cynthia Audys Hart, 92, died Tuesday, December 29, 1999 at a Portland Nursing Home. She was born August 28, 1907 in Lohn, Texas to Joseph & Evelyn Beard. Her mother died shortly after her birth and at age 5, her father married Maggie Malone and they moved to the Sinton area. On November 25, 1925 she married Roy Earl Hart, a Sinton area farmer, who preceded her in death on May 4, 1974. Audys was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother whom enjoyed her family, cooking, and she was an accomplished artist. She was a member of the Sinton Church of Christ where she taught all of her children and grandchildren in her 1st grade Sunday school class. She was also a member of the Sinton Garden Club, and the Sinton Chapter of AARP and served as president of both organizations many terms. Mrs. Hart was a member of the Hilltop Senior Bowling League and enjoyed bowling until after her 90th birthday.
In addition to her husband Earl, she was preceded in death by her parents and stepmother, all of her siblings, an infant grandson, Gary Lynn Hart, her granddaughter-in-law, Amelia Frey Hart, and her oldest son, Edwin Earl Hart.
Survivors include her son, Joe Gwen (Donna) Hart of Dallas, Texas. Daughter-in-law, Shirley Hart of Austin, 4 grandsons: Roy Hart, Jeffrey (Vicki) Hamilton, all of Austin, Wesley Hart of El Paso and Robert (Elizabeth) Hamilton of San Antonio. 5 granddaughters, Vicki (Robert) Johnson of Aransas Pass, Melissa Hart-Seaton of Angelton, Robin (Jeff) Vickers of Beaumont, Kaye Watson (John Rose) of Austin and Janis (Kyle Kennedy of Lake Jackson. Her great-grandchildren, Jason & William Hart of Austin, Jessica, Morgan & John Marshall of Aransas Pass, Beau & Garrett Egbert of Angelton and Conner Seaton of Angelton, 12 step-great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Mrs. Hart will lie in state of Charlie Marshall Funeral Home, Aransas Pass, Friday, December 31, 1999 and January 1, 2000 from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, January 2, 2000 from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the Church of Christ in Sinton, Texas at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 3, 2000, with her nephew, Dan Shipley, Church of Christ minister from Burnet, Texas officiating.
Expressions of sympathy may be made by donations to the American Heart Association, 500 N. Shoreline, Corpus Christi, Texas 78411 or the South Texas Children's Home, P.O. Box 1210, Beeville, Texas 78104.

HERNANDEZ

Candelaria G. Hernandez, 65 of Corpus Christi passed away Friday, December 31, 1999 in a Hospital in Houston, Texas.
She is preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and two brothers.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Manuel M. Hernandez of Corpus Christi; Five children, Pat (Manuel) Pizana, Jr., Elizabeth (Jesus) Ramirez, Sandra (Roy) Arispe, Victor (Annabel) Hernandez, all of Corpus Christi, Robert (Maggie) Hernandez of Harlingen, Texas; Eight Grandchildren; Four Great Granddaughters; Two Brothers, Cirildo Garza of Beeville, Texas, Antonio Garza of Woodsboro, Texas; two sisters, Juanita Garza of Port Lavaca, Texas, Leonor Rodriguez of Refugio, Texas.
The family will be receiving friends on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 from 3:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. at Memorial Funeral Home, Holly Road Chapel with a rosary to be recited at 7:00 P.M.
Funeral will depart at 12:30 P.M. on Wednesday.
Rites of Christian burial will be celebrated at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, January 5, 2000 at Holy Family Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Rey Garza, Rey Cisneros, David Cisneros, Juan Rodriguez, Juan Garza, Sr., Dan Rubio, Richard Garza, David Garza.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Liver Association and or consider becoming an Organ donor 1-888-90-share.

HOURIGAN

John M. Hourigan passed away on December 31, 1999 in Laredo, Texas at the age of 54.
Mr. Hourigan was one of the founders of the Annual Laredo Border Benefit. He was a veteran of the Air Force of the U.S. in the 60's.
He is survived by his wife, Margarita f. Hourigan and his sons, John (Claudia) Hourigan, Harley (Anna) Hourigan and Adam (Elizabeth ) Hourigan and his daughter, Kathy Hourigan and his grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Edward K. Hourigan of Orlando, Florida.
A chapel service will be held on Tuesday, January 4, 2000, at 11:30 a.m. at Joe Jackson Springfield Chapels, 1900 Springfield, Laredo, Texas. Visitation hours will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
At family's request, interment will be at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Joe Jackson Springfield Chapels.

JOHNSTON

Donna Johnston passed away Friday, December 31, 1999 at her residence at the age of 52.
Donna devoted her free time to the love and care of animals.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Johnston.
She is survived by her son Bret Johnston of Corpus Christi, Texas.
Graveside services will be held on Monday, January 3, 2000 at 10:00 a.m. in the Seaside Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her honor to the Gulf Coast Humane Society.

LANMON

John (Rusty) W. Lanmon, 87, of Orange Grove passed away Friday, December 31, 1999. Mr. Lanmon was a lilfelong member of the Baptist faith. He is preceded in death by his wife Christine Lanmon and a son Tommy Carl Lanmon.
He is survived by his children: Glen (Phyllis) Lanmon of Corpus Christi, Donald (Minnie) Lanmon of Matagorda, Barbara Cunningham of Palacios, Jimmy (Gayle) Lanmon of Temple, and Linda (Robert) Beish of Orange Grove; fourteen grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild. Public visitation will be held for 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Monday, January 3, 2000 at Memory Gardens Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM Tuedsay, January 4, 2000 at Gateway Baptist church, 9774 Leopard, with Rev. Robert Mitchell officiating. Private entombment will be at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Pallbearers will be his grandsons John Cunningham, James Lanmon, Donald Lanmon, Glenn Lanmon, Robert Beish and friend Thomas Reynolds.

LAWSON

Minnie M. Lawson, homemaker, passed away Sunday, January 2, 2000. She was 91.
She was born May 16, 1908 in the Sunshine community, south of Corpus Christi, Texas. Her parents, George Walter and Mary Spears O'Neal came by wagon to Texas in 1897 and crossed the Nueces River and landed on Hearn Road in 1906. Minnie Mae Lawson was a member of Bethel Assembly of God Church. Mrs. Lawson is the last surviving sister to five brothers and two sisters.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Estol Lindsay Lawson and a son, Donald Earl Lawson.
She is survived by sisters-in-law May O'Neal of Corpus Christi, Texas and Pauline Lawson Donham of Columbus, Texas, and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. followed by graveside service at Seaside Memorial Park Cemetery.

PATTERSON

ROCKPORT, TX - Martin E. "Pat" Patterson, 70, a resident of Rockport, Texas since 1990, passed away Saturday, January 1, 2000 at his home in Rockport. He was born April 25, 1929 in Miami Arizona to Martin and Mary Elizabeth Patterson. He served in the U.S. Navy during WW II and was a former Deputy Sheriff in El Paso. He was Past Master of the Masonic Lodge #323 in Rockport and due to receive his Golden Trowel in July. He was a Shriner, Red Cross of Constantine, Royal Order of Scotland, York Rite, Scottish Rite. He was a DeMolay "DAD"; and a recipient of the DeMolay Legion of Honor. He was also a member of the Orde of Eastern Star. He served his Lodge with unrelenting devotion for many years and was very instrumental in building the New Lodge. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Betty Patterson of Rockport, two sons: Michael Patterson of Antioch, California and Patrick Patterson of Killeen, Texas, and his two cousins, Guy and Millie Patterson of San Antonio.
A memorial service will be conducted Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at 2:00 P.M. at the Masonic Temple located at 602 Hickory Ave., Rockport, Texas With Grady Greene officiating. The family will receive visitors in the Lodge Fellowship Hall after service. Expressions of sympathy may be made by donations to Masonic Temple, 602 Hickory, Rockport, Texas, 78382.

PERALEZ

Jose M. Peralez 71, of Robstown, passed away Saturday, January 1, 2000.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Robert Cueva.
He is survived by his wife of 25 years Lydia R. Peralez of Robstown, two sons Joe (Delia) Peralez Jr. and Ruben (Dianna) Peralez both of Robstown, six daughters, Rosario (Steve) Campos and Monica Peralez both of Levelland, Ofelia Rodriguez and Odelia Hernandez both of Robstown, Oralia Benavidez of Corpus Christi and Rachel (Hector) Martinez of Orange Grove, two stepsons, Baldemar (Ester) Charles and Carlos Charles, both of Robstown, two sisters Eva (Miguel) Moreno of Snyder, Texas and Rosa Aluardez of Haskel, Texas. Twenty-nine grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren.
The family will be receiving friends from 11:00 A.M. until 9:00 P.M. Monday, January 3, 2000 at Robstown Memorial Funeral Home.
Rosary will be recited at 7:00 P.M. Monday, January 3, 2000, at Robstown Memorial Funeral Home Chapel.
Rites of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, January 4, 2000, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at Memorial Park.

SNYDER

Doris Lanham Snyder, 72, of Corpus Christi, passed away Thursday, December 30, 1999, in a Beeville, Texas hospital. She was born May 9, 1927, in Cisco, Texas to Dwight Herman Lanham and Melba Winona Scarlett Lanham. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Snyder, Sr.; her son, Jack Snyder, Jr.; her parents, two sisters, Linda Lanham and Melba Ruth Lanham; one brother, Dennis Lanham.
She is survived by her daughter, Alice (Kenneth) Boland of Skidmore; her son, Robert (Pauletta) Snyder of Corpus Christi; two sisters, Frances Johnson of Ft. Worth and Martha Lou Notgrass of Clyde; five brothers, Dwight Lanham of Waco, Steve, James Paul and Mike Lanham all of Abilene, Ralph Lanham of Benbrook; 8 Grandchildren; 5 Great Grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. with the family present from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Sunday, January 2, 2000, in Sawyer-George Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 3, 2000, in Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Lowe, Minister of Arlington Heights Church of Christ officiating. Burial will follow in Robstown Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Paul Notgrass, Michael Notgrass, Mickey Neville, Charles Notgrass, Dwight Lanham and Steve Lanham.

SNYDER

Doris Lanham Snyder, 72, of Corpus Christi, passed away Thursday, December 30, 1999, in a Beeville, Texas hospital. She was born May 9, 1927, in Cisco, Texas to Dwight Herman Lanham and Melba Winona Scarlett Lanham. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Snyder, Sr.; her son, Jack Snyder, Jr.; her parents, two sisters, Linda Lanham and Melba Ruth Lanham; one brother, Dennis Lanham.
She is survived by her daughter, Alice (Kenneth) Boland of Skidmore; her son, Robert (Pauletta) Snyder of Corpus Christi; two sisters, Frances Johnson of Ft. Worth and Martha Lou Notgrass of Clyde; five brothers, Dwight Lanham of Waco, Steve, James Paul and Mike Lanham all of Abilene, Ralph Lanham of Benbrook; 8 Grandchildren; 5 Great Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 3, 2000, in Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Lowe, Minister of Arlington Heights Church of Christ officiating. Burial will follow in Robstown Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Paul Notgrass, Michael Notgrass, Mickey Neville, Charles Notgrass, Dwight Lanham and Steve Lanham.


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