Jesus P. Garza, 100, entered into eternal rest on Friday, December 4, 2015 in an Alice nursing home after a short illness. He was born on May 4, 1915 to Manuel and Isabella Garza.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elisa Garza; his parents; three brothers, Santiago, Manuel and Eduardo Garza; two sister , Teofila Garza and Merced Salaizar.

Jesus is survived by his one son, Carlos (Alma) Garza of Freer, Texas; two daughters, Irma (Bill) Pinkley of Corpus Christi, Texas; Alicia (Alvaro) Hinojosa of San Antonio, Texas; one sister, Zoila (Raul) Medellin of Alice, Texas; four grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at the Garza Funeral Home in Freer, Texas with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 7, 2015 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Freer, Texas. Interment will follow at the Hahl Memorial Cemetery in Freer, Texas.

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Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home