John Edward Meador left this world to be with his Lord and Savior on May 11, 2013 at Schleicher Co. Medical Center in Eldorado, Texas at the age of 73.  John was born August 27, 1939 to John Dwight and Essie Mae Meador, in Alice, Texas.  His family moved to Eldorado in 1949.


Eldorado — Edward G. Dominguez,55, of Eldorado died Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
Funeral services were held on Friday, March 8, 2013, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Eldorado. Burial followed in Eldorado Cemetery.


Luling, TX — Mozelle Vivian Luedecke 96 of Luling, Texas passed away Monday, February 25, 2013 after a short illness. She was a resident of Hillcrest Manor Nursing & Rehab Center, Luling, Texas. She was born November 24, 1916 in Eldorado, Schleicher County, Texas to William J. Luedecke and Margaret nee Harrison Luedecke.
Miss Luedecke was single and never married. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Bruce, Orville, Clinton and Woodrow Luedecke, and sisters Ruby and Garnette Luedecke and Opal Strickland. Survivors are nephews: John Luedecke of Eldorado, Texas, Orville Luedecke of Eden, Texas, and Joseph Strickland of Tioga, Texas, and nieces: Rosa Calcote and Carol Baumann of Eldorado, Texas, and Rosemarie Myers of Odessa, Texas.
Miss Luedecke was a graduate of Eldorado High School, and attended the University of Texas in Austin, Texas and Barbazon School of Modeling in New York City, New York. She worked in fashion merchandizing, and in Medical Records -Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas.
Funeral services were under direction of O’Bannon Funeral Home of Luling, Texas. Graveside service was Saturday, March 2, 2013 at Eldorado Cemetery. Honorary pall bearers were grand nephews: Sam Luedecke of San Angelo, Jon Calcote of Eldorado, David Strickland of Dallas, Danny Luedecke of Dallas, and Eric, Jason and Kevin Myers of Odessa.

Eldorado-Ruth Evalyn Wright Davis was born October 27, 1923 to Lawrence and Lydia Wright. She attended school in a one-room schoolhouse in the Schertz Community near Wall, Texas. Ruth married Weldon Davis on August 2, 1943. She was a homemaker and spent a lot of time helping Weldon on the farm.

Ruth fiercely loved the Lord and her life reflected her strong personal relationship with Him. She will always be remembered for her beautiful poetry and eloquent prayers. Ruth had many happy memories of church picnics, playing 42 and Skip-Bo with friends, camp meetings at Paisano, and spending time with family.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband Weldon, and her four-year-old great-grandson, Max.

She is survived by son J.L. Davis and wife Nancy of Wall, two daughters, Jacque and husband Charlie Wilson of Pearsall and Janet and husband B.J. Rutledge of Paradise, eight grandchildren, Jana and husband John Kennick, James Wilson, Jeremy Rutledge, Julie and husband Chris Hurst, Josh and wife Hannah Rutledge, Janay and husband Bradley Morgan, Kelsey and fiance Aaron Wilson, and Blake and wife Tammy Thomas, as well as nine great-grandchildren.

Ruth is also survived by one brother, Lawrence Wright and wife Nancy of San Angelo and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 10:00a.m. on Tuesday, January 8 at the First Baptist Church of Eldorado with burial to follow in Eldorado Cemetery. Arrangements are by Kerbow Funeral Home. The family would like to express heartfelt gratitude to Liz Fuentes for all her help these last few years.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Eldorado or Paisano Baptist Encampment.