Oralia Franco, age 84, died on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness. Oralia was born to Pedro and Jesusa (Franco) Torres on Nov. 15, 1932 in Kennedy, Texas. She was a lifelong resident of Alice, Texas. Oralia was preceded in death by her parents, a brother: Lee Torres, sister: Olga Rodriguez, nephew: Adam Rodriguez, brother-in-law: Juan Gelista.
Survivors include Daughter: Reeva (Joe) Garza of Alice, Texas, four brothers: Oseas (Olivia) Torres of Lubbock, Texas, Joel (Betty) Torres of Kingsville, Texas, Pete (Michelle) Torres of Kingsville, Texas, Hiram Torres of Alice, Texas. Four sisters: Orfa (Bob) Brewer of Little Rock, Arkansas, Loida (Juan) Gelista of Alice, Texas, Joicila (Penny) Quintanilla of Willis, Texas, Dora Franco of Alice, Texas eleven grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Stonegate Baptist Church in Alice, Texas.
Funeral Services are scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Stonegate Baptist Church with Bro. Shorty Benavides officiating.
Burial will follow in the Roberson Collins Memorial Cemetery.
Services entrusted to Roberson Funeral Home of Alice, Texas
Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfuneralhomes.net