Gilbert J. Garza
Gilbert Joe Garza, 65, of Batesville died on April 23, 2019, in Houston.
He was born on May 20, 1953, in Pleasanton to Locaria (Camacho) and Jose Garza.
He married Consancion Luna on July 3, 1989, in Batesville.
Garza is survived by his wife of 29 years; and his mother, both of Batesville; daughter, Cindy Garza of Elgin, Illinois; two sons, Larry Garza of Batesville and Carlos Garza and wife, Julie, of Algonquin, Illinois; two sisters, Alamar Campos of Batesville and Genoveva Vela of Uvalde; two brothers, George Garza of San Antonio and Armando Garza of Batesville; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father; son, Hector Prado; paternal grandparents, Juanita and Jose Luis Garza; sister, Guadalupe Garza; and two brothers, Juan Manuel Garza and Jose Garza Jr.
A visitation was held on Thursday at noon, and a rosary was recited on Thursday and again Friday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
A funeral mass was held yesterday at 1 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Mission Church in Batesville. Interment followed at Batesville Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Carlos Garza, Lauro Garza, Hugo Garza, Leo Trevino, Ramiro Sanchez, Joe Cruz and Larry Garza.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com