Grady Wayne Grabbs, 84, of Starrville, formerly of Uvalde, died on July 10, 2016, in Starrville. He was born on Dec. 26, 1931, in Carrizo Springs to Lamera (Motes) and Jim Grabbs. He grew up in Uvalde. Grabbs joined the United States Army as an artillery surveyor and fought during the Korean War. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1953.
The husband of Louise Horner Hundahl, Ernest Hundahl passed away peacefully on July 10th, 2016, after a courageous two-year battle with cancer. Ernest was born in Omaha, Nebraska on April 7, 1948. He attended Colorado State University and obtained his MBA from SMU. It was in Dallas, where he met the love of his life, Louise Horner.
Rodolfo Cortez, 63, of Uvalde died on July 10, 2016, at Amistad Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on April 1, 1953, in La Piedad de Cabadas, Michoacán, Mexico to Olivia (Landeros) and Gonzalo Marin Cortez. He married Angela Rodriguez Zamora in Michoacán, Mexico on May 25, 1974. He is survived by his wife, of Uvalde; father, of La Noria, Mexico; th
Adalberto Chavez, 67, of Uvalde died on July 11, 2016, surrounded by his family at his residence. 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.
Jackie Lee Baker, 77, of Kendalia died on July 11, 2016, at Happy Living Care Home in Boerne. A funeral service will be held today at 9:30 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, with interment following at Leakey Cemetery.
Turid May Fjeld Cabada Murray, 75, of Uvalde, died on July 6, 2016, at her residence. She was born on Aug. 28, 1940, in Oslo, Norway, to Ragnvald Andreas Andersen-Fjeld and Dagmar Fjeld, nee Hansen. She was baptized into the Norwegian Church, Congregation of Ostre Aker, Oslo, Oct.
Paul Bernard “Uncle Bee” Coffman, 80, of Utopia died on July 5, 2016 at his residence of natural causes. He was born on Jan. 24, 1936, in Huntington, West Virginia to Eva (Mannion) and Emmett Coffman. He was the youngest of three children. He served in the U.S.
Veronica Ann Cox, 73, of Camp Wood died on July 3, 2016, at the Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. Funeral services are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.