Felipe A. Garcia, 89, of Odem, Texas, passed away Thursday, May 24, 2007. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ramon and Natalia Garcia; two sisters, Julia Garcia and Constancia Perez; two daughters, Felicita Garcia and Teresa Garcia; a granddaughter and two daughters-in-law.

Garcia was a cowboy and a farmer all his life.

He is survived by his wife, Jesusa Garcia; seven sons, Jesse (Loria) Garcia of Odem, Jose Luis (Eloisa) Garcia, Felipe (Jesusita) Garcia Jr., Abdon Garcia of Orange Grove, Adolfo (Elena) Garcia of Mathis, Adalberto (Maria) Garcia of Ingleside and Ramon (Esther) Garcia of Sandia; two daughters, Felicita Garcia and Natalia (Silverio) Acevedo of Odem; 38 grandchildren; 102 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 27, 2007 with a Rosary recited at 6 p.m. at Ruben M. Garcia and Sons Funeral Services. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, May 28, 207 at St. Francis De Paula Catholic Church in San Diego. Burial will follow at San Diego Cemetery.

Ruben M. Garcia and Sons Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.