Maria Christina Segura Escobedo, 70, of Uvalde died on Sept. 20, 2014, at Methodist Stone Oak Hospital in San Antonio. A memorial service will be held tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Uvalde Funeral Home with a prayer service scheduled at 1 p.m. She was born on May 12, 1944, in Mexico to Esther Garza Segura and Luis Segura. She was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Irma Hernandez. She is survived by her husband, Juan Pablo Escobedo of Uvalde; one daughter, Yvonne Christina Escobedo of Uvalde; three sisters, Lourdes Meza and husband, Hector, and Concepcion Jimenez, all of Del Rio and Amparo Rodriguez of Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico; and two brothers, Leopoldo Segura and wife, Amparo, and Luis Segura and wife, Maria, all of Del Rio. UVALDE FUNERAL HOME, WWW.UVALDEFUNERALHOME.COM
Rosendo Ramos Tobias, 78, of Uvalde died on Sept. 10, 2014, at Amistad Nursing Home. He was born on Nov. 2, 1935, in Uvalde to Guadalupe Ramos Tobias and Prajedes Tobias. He is survived by one daughter, Irene Rodriguez of Uvalde; one sister, Maria Ester Tobias of San Jose, California; three brothers, Prajedes Tobias Jr. and wife, Gloria, of San Martin, California, Albert Tobias and wife, Maria, of San Jose, California and Fred Tobias and wife, Maria, of Hemet, California; two grandchildren, Beatrice Marisol Tobias and Christopher Zackary Rodriguez; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Beatrice Flores Tobias. Holy rosaries were recited from Sept. 12-14 at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass was held on Sept. 15 at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery.
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