Kizzie Elizabeth Johnston, 93, of San Saba, formerly of San Angelo, died on Sept. 14, 2014, at a nursing home in San Saba. Graveside services will be held today at 11 a.m. at Lawnhaven Memorial Park in San Angelo with Farrel Whitley officiating. She was born on July 3, 1921, in Leakey. The family requests memorials to the charity of one’s choice.
Jose Francisco M. Cordova, 67, of Uvalde died on Sept. 9, 2014, at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on July 30, 1947, in Blewett to Maria De Jesus Martinez Cordova and Estanislado Cordova. He is survived by one daughter, Yolanda Cordova and husband, Fred Contreras, of Uvalde; three sisters, Maria Martinez and husband, Andres, Isabel Rodriguez and Lydia Coronado and husband, Armando, all of Uvalde; two brothers, Jose Hector Cordova and companion, Delia Musquiz, of Uvalde and Arturo Cordova and wife, Dora, of Millet; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Frances Cordova; and one nephew, Joey Cordova. A rosary was recited on Sept. 10 and Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass was held on Sept. 12 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
Becky Andrea Longfellow, 46, formerly of Uvalde, died on Sept. 3, 2014, in San Marcos. She is survived by two sons, Logan Ball of San Marcos and Tyler Ball of Waco; mother and stepfather, Rea and Joe Gardner of Uvalde; and one granddaughter, Desirae A. Ball of San Marcos. THOMASON FUNERAL HOME OF SAN MARCOS
Francisco Cordova, 67, of Uvalde died on Sept. 9, 2014, at Methodist Hospital 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 Hillcrest Cemetery. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM