Mattie Elizabeth Priest

December 31, 2011

Mattie Elizabeth Priest, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2011. Mattie was born on November 2, 1920 in Houston, to Eula and Montford Elliott. She grew up in the Heights and Victoria, Texas, and was a longtime member of St. Christopher’s Catholic Church. Mattie is preceded in […]

Lydia Villarreal Lara

December 30, 2011

Lydia Villarreal Lara, 69, of Pasadena and Friendswood passed away peacefully on December 31, 2011. She was born October 10, 1942 to Guadalupe and Concepcion Villarreal in Victoria, Texas. Lydia is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Thomas Lara, Sr., her brothers; David Villarreal, Amos (Mayo) Gonzales, Henry (Campos) Ramirez, Reynaldo Villarreal all […]

Tina Renee Flippen

December 28, 2011

Tina Renee Flippen entered into eternal rest after a valiant battle with cancer on December 27, 2011 at the age of 49 years young.  Tina was preceded in death by her father Mike Howe, grandmother Lena Gray, daughter Brittany Flippen, and step sister Beverly Boyer.  Tina is survived by Russell Flippen, her son Corey, daughter […]

Christopher Michael Jones

December 25, 2011

Christopher Michael Jones, 33, left his house here to go be his Heavenly Father on December 25, 2011. He was born on March 20, 1978, in Houston, where he grew up, and later attended Dickinson High School. He loved his basketball, bowling, and always talked about football. Chris is survived by his parents, Teresa and […]

William Jackson Owens

December 23, 2011

William Jackson Owens of Houston, Texas, passed away Friday, December 23, 2011. Jack was born to R. C. and Gladys Owens on August 26, 1930 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother R. C., and sisters Shaney and Aura Leigh. Jack leaves behind his loving and devoted wife […]

Dan Edward Odell

December 21, 2011

On December 21, 2011, Dan Edward Odell passed from this life at the age of 96.  He was born in Keller, Texas September 10, 1915, to Mary Wulfert and James Turner Odell. Dan was a 1936 graduate of The University of Texas.  In WWII, Dan served in the US Army Air Corps 390th Bomb group, […]

Carl Taylor Triplett

December 20, 2011

  Carl Taylor Triplett Carl Taylor Triplett, 61, was born November 18, 1950 in Montgomery, Alabama and passed away at home surrounded by family on December 17, 2011. Carl was preceded in death by his mother Barbara June Westmoreland Triplett, father Zachary Taylor Triplett, and sister Patricia Triplett. Carl is survived by wife Cathy Warner […]

Froilan Hernandez

December 19, 2011

Staff Sergeant Froilan Hernandez went to be with our Lord and his wife Beatriz Hernandez on December 17, 2011. S/Sergeant Hernandez, a veteran of WWII, served in the Army Air Corp as a tail gunner on a B-17 bomber.  He was awarded The Distinguished Flying Cross, The Air Medal and the Purple Heart. He flew […]

December 16, 2011

Ila Vivian Warren

December 15, 2011

Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Ila Vivian Warren sweetly passed from this mortal life into her Eternal Home, safe within the loving arms of Jesus, December 12, 2011. Her earthly life was certainly a full, happy one, completely involved and immersed in the Work of the Lord, starting in her childhood days, throughout her teen years […]