Mary Frances “Fran” Sansom Norris, 81, of Camp Wood died on Nov. 12, 2014, at Santa Rosa Hospital in San Antonio. She was born on Jan. 19, 1933, in Leming to Bessie Boykin Sansom and Milton Sansom. She is survived by five sons, Bobby Williams and wife, Frankie, of Baytown, Dennis Williams of Copperas Cove, Wesley Haggerton Jr. of Odessa and Mike Haggerton and Earl Haggerton, both of Round Rock; two daughters, Virginia
Patricio V. Granado, 86, of Uvalde died on Nov. 5, 2014, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. He was born on Nov. 2, 1928, in Stanton to Eduvigen Villanueva Granado and Deonicio Granado. He is survived by six daughters, Antonia Castro of La Pryor, Guadalupe Gonzales, Maria Rivas and husband, Victor, and Anna Menchaca and husband, Arthur, all of Uvalde, PatsyTorres of Victoria and Rosie Statenburger of Nixon; five sons, Armando Aguinaga and Ruben Aguinaga, both of Victoria, Antonio Aguinaga and Arnulfo Aguinaga, both of Uvalde and Patricio Granado Jr. of La Pryor; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Gregoria Diaz Granado; one son, Oscar James Villanueva; six brothers; and 2 sisters. A rosary was recited on Friday at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass was held yesterday at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Dolores Torres Rubio, 92, of Uvalde died on Nov. 3, 2014, at her residence. She was born on April 7, 1922, in Mexico to Hilaria Dominquez Torres and Francisco Torres. She is survived by three daughters, Petra Torres of Maryland, Blanca Estella Puente and Sylvia Rubio, both of Uvalde; one son, Jose T. Rubio of Virginia; one stepdaughter, Berta R. Alonzo of Uvalde; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jose Flores Rubio; parents, one sister, Telesfora Perez; four brothers, Urbano Torres, Fidel Torres, Francisco Torres and Julian Torres; and one grandson, Alberto Osuna. A rosary was recited on Wednesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass was held Friday at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Gilberto A. Arredondo, 86, of Uvalde died on Nov. 4, 2014, at Acuity Hospital of South Texas in San Antonio. A rosary was read yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes- Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Uvalde Catholic Cemetery. He was born on Aug. 10, 1928, in Uvalde to Juanita Aguilera Arredondo and Octaviano Arredondo. He married Micaela Moreno on Feb. 8, 1953, in Uvalde. He is survived by one daughter, Rachel A. Gonzales- Hanson and husband, Jimmy, of Uvalde; three sons, Gilberto Arredondo Jr. and wife, Soroya, of Leakey, Lee Arredondo and companion, Diane Wooten, of Uvalde and Pete Arredondo and wife, Sofia, of Laredo; four sisters, Aurora Ruiz of Uvalde, Dora Bernal of Winters, Alicia Reyes of Uvalde and Olga Diaz of Ft. Worth; 10 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Ella Ruth Brice, 82, of Spring, formerly of Uvalde, died on Nov. 2, 2014, at Park Manor Nursing Home in The Woodlands. She was born on April 22, 1932, in Cuero to Lily Ann Mitchell Scott and James William Scott. She married Harold Brice in Leakey on Dec. 3, 1949. She is survived by two sons, H.R. Brice and wife, Sharon, of Spring and Lennis Brice of Uvalde; three grandchildren, Michelle McCaughan, Daniel McCaughan and Chris Brice, all of Uvalde; two greatgrandchildren, Bailey Gober and Alexandria Quillin, both of Uvalde; and two brothers, Joe Scott and wife, Maxine, and Ray Scott and wife, Kay, all of Uvalde. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1998; parents; one sister, Barbara Champagne; three brothers, Mitchell Scott, Freddy Scott and Frank Scott; and one grandson, Shane Brice. Graveside services were held yesterday at 1 p.m. in Hillcrest Cemetery with the Rev. Lonnie Moore officiating.