Cecil A. Hutson Sr., 77, of Montell died on March 18, 2015, at his residence. A funeral service will be held today at 3 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. Interment will follow in Montell Cemetery. He was born on June 11, 1937, in Houston to Lucille (Sweeten) Hutson and Ben Hutson. He married Joyce Thomas on July 23, 1960, in Houston. Hutson was a lifelong evangelist of the Church of Christ and served as an elder in the church. According to the family, his passion for the word of God was contagious and he influenced countless souls. He loved God’s word and teaching it to others and brought others to Christ by his faithful example and dedication to sharing God’s love. Hutson had a love and dedication to young people. He served on the Child Welfare Board in Brazoria County, and he and his wife cared for many foster children in their home. Hutson directed a session at Bandina Christian Youth Camp for over 50 years and accompanied teens on mission trips into Mexico.
Chance Joesph Gugliotti, 30, of Highlands died on Jan. 14, 2015, in Madisonville. He was born on Nov. 18, 1984, in Houston to Arlene René Gugliotti. Funeral services will be held on March 28 at 2 p.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Knippa. Interment will follow in Knippa Cemetery. Gugliotti graduated from Uvalde High School in 2003. From 2004-2008, he served in the U.S. Army as a gunner in Iraq. He is survived by two aunts and two uncles. He was preceded in death by his mother; grandparents, Lucille and Louis Gugliotti; and one aunt, Susan Brown.
Saul Eduardo Rodriguez, 27, of Uvalde died on March 16, 2015, in Junction. A rosary was read yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m.
Luis Ochoa Jr., 43, of San Antonio, formerly of Uvalde, died on March 12, 2015, in San Antonio. He was born on April 17, 1971, in Arlington Heights, Illinois to Maria Ramirez Ochoa and Luis Ochoa Sr. He married Kenia Rivas in Uvalde on Sept.
Kathleen Barton Evans peacefully left her home on March 12, 2015, in Bartonville to be with God. She was 70. Service: Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Patrick Cathedral. Visitation: Family received guests from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Thompson, Harveson & Cole Funeral Home, where she lied in state until 8 p.m. Memorials: St.