She was born Leota Laura Hunt, to Lee Hunt and Yola Blanche Sloan Hunt, on December 11, 1918, in Junction, Texas. She grew up in a family of eight children. She married Lester Nixon, and together they grew in Christ and reared eight children. Lester and Leota both shared a passion for singing and carrying on the Lord’s work.
Leota went to see our Lord on September 26, 2014. She is preceded in death by her husband Lester Nixon, her son Reginald Lagow, four grandchildren, and multiple other family members.
Alfredo C. Robles, 89, of Big Lake, Texas, passed away on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, in Reagan County Care Center. He was born May 24, 1925, in Voss, Texas, to Rafael and Concepcion Robles. He was a rancher for many years for the Smith and Harris families in the Water Valley and Big Lake, Texas, areas.
He was a member of St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Big Lake, Texas, where he would support and help his wife with many church activities like preparing meals, church ground maintenance or whatever needed to be done.
Tyler Ryan Robledo of Eldorado, husband, father, and son passed away from this life on Friday September 12th, 2014. Funeral services were held at the Schleicher County I.S.D. gymnasium at 8 a.m. on Monday September 15th, with graveside services following at the Eldorado Cemetery.
Tyler is survived by wife Merrissa, son Ethan, and daughter Carli of San Antonio; his father Daniel Robledo of San Antonio; mother and step-father Toya and Kenny Daniels of Eldorado; grandmother, Tooter Dunham of Eldorado; sister Tamra Burwick and husband Trevor of Jarrell and their children Micah, Eliana, Alyx, and Collin, brother Tanner Robledo and wife Samantha of Austin; step sisters Stephanie Young and husband Cole and Vonnie Mitchum and husband Robert all of Henderson. Brother-in-law Ryan Parks and wife Lacy, and children Nicholas, Nichole, Tyler, and Jacob all of Hayes County. He is also survived by Aunts and Uncles, Kendra and Ed Sutton, Pam and Lynn Donaho, Debbie McDonald, Delsa Perez and Mark Lilly, David and Sandra Robledo and Joel and Bobbie Robledo.
Luz Zuniga de Sanchez went to be with The Lord on Saturday, September 6, 2014 in her home. She battled cancer bravely until God called her home to rest.
Funeral service is 11 a.m. on Monday, September 8, 2014, at First Baptist Church of Eldorado. Burial will follow in Eldorado Cemetery.
She is preceded in death by her parents Juan and Luz Zuniga of Palestina, Coahuila, MX and a daughter Lupita Sanchez, and her husband Mario L. Sanchez.