Jose Garcia, 93, of Knippa died on Feb. 28, 2018, at Amistad Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Uvalde.
He was born on March 20, 1924, in Knippa to Alselma (Guerra) and Paz Garcia.
Garcia is survived by one son, Jose Garcia Jr. and wife, Alicia, of Uvalde; daughter, Martha Luna of California; one brother, David Garcia; and one sister, Olga Ramirez, both of San Antonio; and numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Maria Juarez Garcia; one son, Richard Garcia; and two brothers, Pablo Garcia, and Elias Garcia.
A rosary was recited on Friday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. Cremation was under the direction of Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com