Cavender, Garza


ALICE, Texas - Garnet Cavender was born on June 1, 1917 in Wagon Mound, N.M. She passed away July 14, 2007 at the age of 90 in Alice, Texas, at a local nursing home. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bate and Laura Cavender; brothers, J.C. and T.S. 'Bud” Cavender; twin sister, Opal Holden; and two other sisters, Velma Crisman and Pearl Howard.

Survivors include her nephews, T. C. Howard of Alice, Texas, Wayland Howard of Keller, Texas, Tom Crisman of Victoria, Texas, Dewey Morrow of Rockport, Texas, and Buddy Cavender of Port Neches, Texas; nieces, Barbara Irwin of Alice, Texas, Linda Smith of Lampasas, Texas, and Shirley Farek and Sandra Etheridge, both of Kingsville, Texas; several great-nieces and nephews and several great-great-nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Tuesday, July 17, 2007 from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Roberson Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas.

Graveside funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, July 18, 2007 at 10 a.m. in the Alice Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Roberson Funeral Home.

-Paid Obituary


BEEVILLE, Texas - San Juanita Garza, 57, passed away July 14, 2007 in Beeville, Texas.

She was born February 5, 1950 in Alice, Texas, to Olivero and Maria Pena. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Gumesindo Garza of Beeville; one son, Christel (Bernice) Pena of Beeville; one sister, Maria Idalia (Teo) Garza of Alice; and five grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, 2007 with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. that evening at Holmgreen Mortuary Chapel in Alice.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday July 19, 2007 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Alice. Burial will follow in Roberson-Collins Cemetery in Alice.

Arrangements entrusted to Holmgreen Mortuary, Inc.