Adela A. Chavez
Adela A. Chavez, 82, of Sabinal died on April 3, 2019, at her residence.
She was born on May 21, 1936, in Uvalde to Ofelia Davis and Gregorio Albarado.
She married Pedro T. Chavez on March 21, 1961, in Sabinal.
Chavez is survived by three daughters, Louanna Chavez of D’Hanis, Rosana Chavez of Sabinal and Ofelia Chavez of San Antonio; son, Pedro Chavez Jr. of San Antonio; seven grandchildren, Saida Torres, Isaiah Torres, Daniel Rodriguez, Joshua Rodriguez, Hannah Rodriguez, Alexandra Rodriguez and Jordan Bridges.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; nine sisters, Maria Rodriguez, Manuela Zamarron, Julia Contreras, Francisca Salinas, Genoveva Pulido, Zenona Alvarado, Canuto Alvarado, Gregoria Alvarado Jr. and Zijifredo Alvarado; and great-grandson, Mateo Mendiola.
A visitation was held Friday at 5 p.m., and a rosary was recited at 7:30 p.m., at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary in Sabinal.
A funeral mass was held yesterday at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, followed by interment at Sabinal Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Mario Rodriguez, Joshua Rodriguez, Antonio Garza, Pedro Chavez Jr., Isaiah Torres, Fred Davis, Zenon Davis and Cruz Rodriguez.
Honorary pallbearer was Dave Davis.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com