ELDORADO — - Bessie Jones, 78, was received by the Lord on Jan. 23, 2015, surrounded by family.
Bessie was born Oct. 11, 1936, in Mason County, Texas, to Housten and Clara Thigpen. She graduated from Eldorado High School in 1955. After graduating high school, she married Jerry Jones on Dec. 3, 1955.
Bessie is survived by husband Jerry Jones of Eldorado; sons Joseph (Joey) H. Jones and Charles (Chuck) W. Jones, both of Eldorado; grandsons Jody W. Jones of Lockhart, Texas, his wife Lori and Colt Jones of Tenaha, Texas; great-granddaughter Jaylee A. Jones; sister RuthAnn Polli and her husband, Jay of Midland; and many nieces and nephews.
Clementina (Tina) Minor, of Eldorado, was born on October 27, 1930 in Bisbee, Arizona and went to be with the Lord Jan. 15, 2015 in San Angelo Texas. Her parents Rev. C.A. Rios and Concepcion Rios raised their family in Bisbee before relocating to San Angelo when Tina was 15 years old. Tina graduated from San Angelo High School in 1948 and then attended San Angelo College for 2 years. Tina met the love of her life Reuben, whom she wed on January 19th, 1956.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Helen Valenzuela. Her love for the Lord was ever present and was reflected in her marriage to her husband Reuben and her sons. Tina’s greatest passion was her grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking for them and they will always remember her for her popular “spaghetti dish”.
Victoria Rodriguez Aguero, 80, of Eldorado, entered into eternal rest with the Lord on the morning of January 16, 2015.
Victoria was born November 7, 1934, in San Angelo, Texas to Esequiel and Josefa (Lopez) Rodriguez. On June 5, 1971 Victoria married Baltazar “Pete” Aguero and were blessed with 43 years together.
She is lovingly survived by her husband Baltazar, her children Jane Belman-Brooks, Rosa Belman and Rudy Franco, Nancy Sanchez and David Tuckman, Julie Garcia and Jesus Garcia, Josie Belman and Ricky Luna, Kristine Spalloni and Alex Spalloni, Demetrio Belman, Mike Belman Jr., and Lance Belman. Victoria was the grandmother to 23 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren all of which will miss their “granny” and “nana.” She is also survived by her little brother Raul Guerrero and many nieces and nephews.
ELDORADO — Jim Holley, 85 passed away December 31, 2014 at St. John’s Hospital in San Angelo, Texas.
Jim was born on April 1, 1929 to Ona and Albert Holley in Erath County, Texas. He was the youngest of five brothers and sisters who preceded him in death.
Jim is survived by his wife, Jerre and children. Daughter, June Holley Ferguson and William of Big Lake, TX, James Mack and Karan Holley of Granbury, TX, Jay Ray and Julie Holley of Christoval, TX and Buff and Dawn Whitten of Eldorado, TX.