Carmen Valdez de Cruz, 42, of Coleman, formerly of La Pryor, died on Jan. 24, 2016, in San Antonio. A funeral service will be held today at noon at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, followed by interment at La Pryor Cemetery. She was born on Dec. 8, 1973, in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico to Maria Ana (Rodriguez) and Pedro Saul Valdez. She married Felipe Cruz on Sept.
Gregorio Rios Briones, 82, of La Pryor died on Jan. 26, 2016, at Amistad Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. He was born on Jan 4, 1934, in Crystal City to Elodia (Rios) and Macedono
Francisca Quijano, 71, of La Pryor died on Jan. 18, 2016, at her residence. She was born on Sept. 11, 1944, in Del Rio to Romana (Garza) and Ponciano Valdez. She married Joel Quijano in La Pryor on May 4, 1959. She is survived by her husband of 56 years; six sons, Jesse Quijano and wife, Irma, of Euless, Marcos Quijano, Jose Quijano, Joel Quijano Jr.