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Joy Elizabeth Pipkin
Joy Elizabeth Pipkin, 73, died Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. Mrs. Pipkin was born Sept. 20, 1943, in Fairbury, Illinois, to Willard and Dorothy M. (Kiefer) Wenger. She married H.O. “Sonny” Pipkin Jr. and w...
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opal Lea Tucker Harris
Opal Lea Tucker Harris, 97, died on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, at her home in Woodsboro. Mrs. Harris was born on Oct. 1, 1919, in Bay City. She graduated from Texas A&I University in Kingsville and ...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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William Chesley “Radio” Henson
William Chesley “Radio” Henson passed away on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Victoria, Texas, following a lengthy illness, at the age of 84. Ches was born April 15, 1932, in Moore, Texas, to William Fr...
Dec 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mattie T. Toliver
Mattie Thelma Toliver, 87, of Refugio died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016. Ms. Toliver was born Dec. 23, 1928, in Refugio, to Frank Holliday and Mattie House. Survivors include six sons, Frank (Charolette) ...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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JoAnn Boenig
JoAnn Boenig, 75, of Woodsboro, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, after a battle with leukemia. Mrs. Boenig was born on July 18, 1941, in Luling to Preston and Laverne Briscoe. She was an active member o...
Nov 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barbara Jane “BJ” Self
Barbara Jane “BJ” Self, 63, of Refugio died Friday, Nov. 4, 2016. Ms. Self was born Feb. 14, 1953, in Refugio to Howard L. and Anna Jane Goforth. She worked for H-E-B in Refugio for 27 years. Her h...
Nov 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reverend Coleman Joshlin Sr.
Reverend Coleman Joshlin Sr., 88, of Houston, died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016. Mr. Joshlin was born on July 15, 1928, to Lloyd Marion Joshlin and Mazie Green. In 1944, he married Ruth Ida Jones. He at...
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Thelma Jo Wiginton
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Thelma Jo Wiginton, 85, of Woodsboro died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016, after a long illness. Ms. Wiginton was born Dec. 18, 1930, to J.D. and Emma Brittain. She was preceded in death by her p...
Joyce Elaine Telge
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Joyce Elaine Telge, 71, of Woodsboro died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016. Mrs. Telge was born May 19, 1945, in San Antonio to John A. and Ruby E. Morrison. She was preceded in death by her par...
Saragosa C. Bela
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
VICTORIA – Saragosa C. Bela, 94, of Victoria, formerly of Refugio, died Monday, Oct. 24, 2016. Mr. Bela was born in Maudlow to Manuel and Jesusa Canales Vela. He was a World War II veteran and serv...
Sandra Kureska
Oct 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
WOODSBORO – Sandra Jean Kureska was born in Woodsboro, Texas, on June 28, 1942, to Leroy and Lila Rae Haertig. She graduated from Woodsboro High School in 1960. In 1960, she married Bobby Gillespie...
Frances Marie “Fran” Herring
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Frances Marie “Fran” Herring, 78, of Refugio, died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, following a lengthy illness. Miss Herring was born March 17, 1938, in Refugio to Ollie Mae Audrey (Gilbert) an...
Lucinda Valenzuela
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Lucinda Valenzuela, 77, died Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. Ms. Valenzuela was born May 14, 1939, in McFadden, to Lupe and Lucy Contreras. She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors incl...
Angelica M. Padilla
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
REFUGIO – Angelica M. Padilla, 85, died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016. Ms. Padilla was born Aug. 11, 1931, in Mathis, to Santiago and Josefa Martinez. She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors i...
John Morgan O’Brien
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
John Morgan O’Brien, 91, a rancher, passed away on Monday, October 17, 2016, at his home, surrounded by his family. Mr. O’Brien was born in Refugio, Texas, to John James O’Brien and Dolores Ohler O...
Anita S. Gilbreath
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Anita S. Gilbreath, 78, of Portland, died Friday, Oct. 14, 2016. Mrs. Gilbreath was born Aug. 31, 1938, to John Butler and Bennie Lurline (Vickery) Stewart. She was a resident of Portland since 197...
Effie Joe Adkins
Oct 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Effie Joe Adkins, 98, died Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016. Mrs. Adkins was born in Donna on Dec. 19, 1917, to Joseph and Effie Holloway and, after graduating from high school there, enrolled at the Texas...