He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Frances Herzog Brown, and daughters, Betty Jo Schubert and Emma Lee Wilson.
He is survived by daughters, Billie Jean Brown, Franny (George) Hudson, Rhonda (Gordon) Wallek of Skidmore, Texas and Joyce (Richard) Sherrer of St. Paul, Texas; sons, Joe (Robin) Schubert of Sinton, Texas and Dale (Teresa) Schubert of Skidmore, Texas; son-in-law, Buddy Wilson of Kingsville, Texas; sister, Margaret Meyers of Carmel Hills, California; brothers, Jack Brown of Dripping Springs, Texas and Joe Bob Brown of Sardis, Tennessee; eighteen grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. Special thanks to his caregivers, Sara Trevino, Nora Garcia, and Nurses in Touch Hospice.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 12, 2009 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Galloway & Sons Chapel in Beeville. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 13, 2009 at Galloway & Sons Chapel. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Skidmore.
Pallbearers will be Allen Hudson, Jeffery Hudson, Brian Schubert, Justin Schubert, Billy Wilson, Colby Wallek, Tyler Wallek, Scotty Schubert, and Tony Martino. Honorary pallbearers will be Courtney Hudson, Laura Smejkal, Brenda Schubert, Jarred Schubert, Chance Schmidt, Peter Martino, Michael Martino, David Sherrer, and Ronnie Wilson.