Santos went to be with the Lord November 16, 2012 at the age of 87. He was born to Felipe and Dolores Piña in Eldorado, TX on March 30, 1925. He was the third of three children. He was taught the value of hard work from a young age and experienced many hardships but through determination and the will to succeed he made a better life for himself. On July 7, 1945, he married his beloved wife and had a lasting marriage of 58 years. Together they raised a family of seven children, making Eldorado their home.
Funeral services for Roberta “ Nanny Bert” Lee, age 92 of Eldorado, Texas were held Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at M.S. Doss Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor La Void Ford officiating. Burial followed at Gaines County Cemetery, and all services were under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.
Martha Dell Williams Thornton, 75, of San Angelo died Tuesday, March 12 in Shannon Hospital. A graveside funeral service was held Thursday, March 14 at the Eldorado Cemetery.