Memorial services for Don Baker, 56, of Bastrop will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, in I.O.O.F. Cemtery in Rockdale.
Mr. Baker died Tuesday, Oct. 15, at his home in Bastrop.
He was born Jan. 6, 1957, in Rockdale to Robert Nathan and Bertha Louise (Nelson) Baker.
Mr. Baker was raised in Rockdale and was a 1975 graduate of Rockdale High School. Full Story
Seferino “Pete” Castillo, 90, of Rockdale died Monday, Nov. 4, 2013.
Visitation is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, w ith the funeral service at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home. Interment will follow at I.O.O.F Cemetery.
Mr. Castillo was born Aug. 26, 1923, in Tracy to Raymond and Guadalupe Castillo. Full Story
Funeral services for Clyde L. Hargrove, 74, of Sharp were held Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home. Burial followed in Sharp Cemetery. Gary Jackson of Murray Street Church of Christ in Rockdale officiated.
Mr . Ha r - grove died Wednesday, Oct. 30, at his home in Sharp. Full Story
Private family services for Toby Walton Jones, 54, will take place at a later date.
Mr. Jones died Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at his home in Lexington.
He was born May 16, 1959, in Austin to Robert and Myrna (Henry) Jones.
Mr. Jones was a restaurant manager for Thundercloud Subs, working in the restaurant business for 28 years. Full Story
Private family services will be held for Tate Christopher Kroeger, infant son of Sara Caraway and Kelvin Kroeger Jr.
Tate was born Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, in Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston.
He lived for three days and died in the hospital on Sunday, Oct. 27.
Tate was preceded in death by a grandfather, Lynn Caraway, and an uncle, Chris Kroeger. Full Story
Funeral services for Helen O. Wenzel, 88, of Rockdale were held Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Peace Lutheran Church in Rockdale. Burial followed in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale. Pastor Ed Truelson of Peace Lutheran Church officiated.
Mrs. Wenzel died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, in Cameron Nursing Home.
She was born Oct. 30, 1924, in Bartlett to Frank G. and Elizabeth M. Wolf. Full Story
Funeral services for Neva Schlottman Woods, 78, of Rockdale were held Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale. Burial followed in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale. Rev. Jimmy Phillips of First Christian Church officiated.
Mrs. Woods died Monday, Oct. 28, in Scott & White Hospital in Temple. Full Story
CAMERON—Howlis Thomas Bonhomme, 58, of Cameron, formerly of St. Martinville, Louisiana, died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, in a Cameron nursing facility.
Funeral services will be at a later date in St. Martinville, Louisiana. Burial will be in the Queen of Peace Cemetery in St. Martinville. Full Story
CAMERON—Janice Lee Carrasco, 66, of Cameron died Friday, Oct. 26, 2013, at her home.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home with Rev. Glynn Cummings officiating.
Ms. Carrasco, was born Feb. 6, 1947, in Carmi, Illinois, to Otto and Ida Mae (Hockersmith) Yates.
She was preceded in death by a sister. Full Story
CAMERON— Cla ra Edna Humplik, 92, of Cameron died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, in a Temple hospital.
Funeral services were held Sunday, Nov. 3, at St. Monica’s Catholic Church with Rev. Tom Chamberlain officiating. Entombment was in St. Monica’s Mausoleum.
Rosary was recited Saturday at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron. Full Story
FRANKLIN—World War II veteran William “Bill” Brunette, 93, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at Brazos Valley Hospice in Bryan.
Graveside services were held Thursday, Oct. 31, at East Boone Prairie Cemetery.
A New Baden native, Mr. Brunette was born June 11, 1920. Full Story