Linda Sissom
MARLIN – Linda Sissom, 75, formerly of Goliad, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2015 in Marlin. Mrs. Sissom was born Sept. 25, 1940 in Marlin to Roy and Katherine (Hayes) Thomas. She was a longtime resident ...
Sophie Carbajal Ybarbo
GOLIAD – Sophie Carbajal Ybarbo of Goliad died Sept. 24, 2015 in Port Lavaca. She was born on Dec. 29, 1926 to Anastacio and Pomposa Rubio Carabajal. She graduated from Goliad High School. During t...
Birto Ralston Brumby
HOUSTON – Birto Ralston Brumby, 98, died Sept. 14, 2015 in Houston. Brumby was born April 23, 1917, in Waco, to William McDuffie Brumby and Lila Ralston Brumby. Birt graduated from Texas Tech Unive...
Iola "Peggy" Pena
GOLIAD – Iola ‘’Peggy” Pena, 82, of Goliad, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Yorktown. Peggy was born June 1, 1933, in Hopewell, Alabama, to Cleveland and Mamie Wester. She is survived b...

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