Barbara “Priss” Jean Yaeger, 64, of Uvalde died on Feb. 4, 2014, at her residence. A memorial service will be held today at 2 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel with Paul Stephens officiating. She was born on Sept. 10, 1949, in Marathon to Lora Alice Lee Page and George Stonehouse Page. She married Roger Yaeger in Hondo on Aug. 14, 1984. She is survived by her husband of 29 years; one daughter, Misty Herrera and husband, Carlos, of Corpus Christi; one son, Trenton Yaeger and wife, Crystal; two sisters, Norrine Hopkins of Concan and Corrine Scott of Uvalde; two brothers, Buster Page and Fats Page, both of Sabinal; two grandchildren, Hailey Rodriguez and K.C. Brown; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth D. Yaeger; parents; and one brother, George “Cricket” Edward Page. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
Graveside services for Alvin L. Connell of Uvalde will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. in Barksdale Cemetery. Connell died on Jan. 27, 2014, at Amistad Nursing Home at the age of 85. He was born on Sept. 10, 1928, in Dry Creek to Mary Hatley Connell and Ammon Connell. A complete obituary was printed in the Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.
Alvin L. Connell, 85, of Uvalde died on Jan. 27, 2014, at Amistad Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8 at 10 a.m. in Barksdale Cemetery. He was born on Sept. 10, 1928, in Dry Creek to Mary Hatley Connell and Ammon Connell. He is survived by one son, Donnie Connell and wife, Dorothy, of San Antonio; three daughters, Donna Connell of Uvalde, Dana Wood and husband, Richard, of Bryan and Diane Jacobs and husband, Jim, of Emory; one brother, Joe Connell of Camp Wood; seven grandchildren, Joli Jacobs, Calli Wood, Cade Wood, Cody Wood, Caitlyn Connell, Parker Connell and Hailey Connell; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Faye Quick and Ida Martin; and two brothers, Leroy Connell and Jesse Ray Connell. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM