• Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Letitia Ann Jordan Black

    Funeral Services for Letitia Ann Jordan Black will be held at the First Baptist Church of Lexington on Tuesday, September 18 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Chris Bruce officiating. Visitation will be held on Monday, September 17, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Phillips and Luckey, 120 Third Street in Lexington. Letitia (Tish) Jordan Black passed away on Saturday, September 15, 2018, surrounded by the love of her family and friends. Tish was born November 16, 1930, in Houston, Texas, to Maude Mae (Farmer) and William Henry Snow. She moved to Lexington, Texas, as a young child and graduated from Lexington schools. She married J.R. Jordan in 1948 and had four children…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Jeanette Rhodes

    Graveside services for Jeanette Rhodes are scheduled for 5:00 p.m. Monday, September 17, 2018 in the Hugh Wilson Cemetery in Tanglewood, Texas with Pastor Lance Walch of Forest Grove Christian Church officiating. There will be no visitation. Jeanette was born May 18, 1935 in Houston to Nathan Kirby and Lizzie Olene (Weisinger) Hawkins. On March 8, 1952, she and William Clifford “Dusty” Rhodes were married in Houston. They lived in Huntsville, Texas where Jeanette worked as a secretary for Champion International. After working 35 years, she retired from Champion as Director of the Safety Department. In 2007 she moved from Huntsville to Lexington. She was a member of Forest Grove…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Louise Marie Rother

    Funeral services for Louise Rother, 92, of Paige, Texas, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings with Ryan Grube officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Giddings City Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 14, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. Louise Marie Rother was born on July 30, 1926 in Paige, Texas, the second of four children born to Walter Robert Rother Sr. and Louise Marie (Behrend) Rother. She was baptized and confirmed at St.…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Elgin John Rohde

    A private memorial service for Elgin Rohde, 96 of Lexington, Texas will be held at a later date. Burial of ashes will follow in the Florida Chapel Cemetery in Round Top, Texas. Elgin John Fritz Rhode was born in Warrenton, Texas on November 14, 1921 to John Herman & Laura Louise (Brunken) Rohde. He was baptized at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Warrenton on June 4, 1922 by Rev. Mc Hoermann. He was confirmed on September 15, 1935 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Warrenton by Rev. Bossard. Elgin was drafted in the U.S. Army from the Fayette County Courthouse when he was 18 years old along with many of…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Leslie Moerbe

    Leslie Moerbe, 59 of Thorndale, passed away Sunday evening, September 9, 2018 in Thorndale. Funeral services are 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Pastor Matt Higginbotham of First Baptist Church in Rockdale officiating. Cremation will follow services. Visitation is 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at the funeral home in Rockdale. Leslie Moerbe, son of Rena Mae (Hilton) and Paul Gerhard Moerbe, Jr., was born October 21, 1958 in Taylor. On May 19, 1990, he and Brenda Joyce Bailey were married in Thorndale. Leslie retired in 2010 from Rockdale Sandow & Southern Railroad in Rockdale. He was a…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Mrs Maria Julia Pineda

    Maria Julia Garza Pineda, 85, of Caldwell, went to see her Heavenly Father on Sunday, September 9, 2018, at her home surrounded by family and friends. Mass of a Christian burial will be performed on Friday, September 14, at 10 am in the St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Bernard Hung as Celebrant. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home on Thursday, September 13, from 5 to 8 pm with a rosary recited at 7 pm. Maria Julia Garza was born in George West, TX on November 22, 1932 to parents Pascual and Eluteria (Silvera) Garza. Maria married…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Cirilo "Tio Chiro" Reyes-Banda

    Cirilo "Tio Chiro" Reyes-Banda, age 78 of Rockdale, passed away Sunday, September 9, 2018 at his home in Rockdale. Visitation will be 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Thursday, September 13, 2018 with the Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale. Burial will be in the Panteon Municipal Cemetery in Villa Juarez, Mexico at a later date. Tio Chiro Reyes-Banda was born March 18, 1940 in Buena Vista Villa Juarez, S.L.P., Mexico to Francisco and Juana (Banda) Reyes. He worked as a horse trainer for Tommy Morgan until his retirement. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rockdale. On May 21, 1961, he…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Mrs Viola Elizabeth Milek

    Viola Elizabeth Milek, 93, of Caldwell passed away Thursday, September 6, 2018 at CHI Burleson/St. Joseph Health Center in Caldwell. Services will be held at 10 am Monday, September 10, 2018 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Caldwell with Joel Cowen, Clayton Perry and Sammie Harris officiating. Burial will follow at Baird/Birdsong Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 pm until 8 pm Sunday at the funeral home. Mrs. Milek was born February 22, 1925 in Burleson County to Thomas J. and Mary A. (Brinkman) Perry. She was a homemaker and housekeeper and enjoyed crocheting and crafts of all kinds. She crocheted bedspreads for most family members. She was preceded…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Harry Herman Eschberger

    Funeral services for Harry Eschberger, 83, of Paige, Texas are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Lee Eschberger officiating. Burial will follow in the Friendship Cemetery in Hills, Texas. Visitation will be held on Monday, September 10, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. The family will be present for visitation Monday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Harry Herman Eschberger was born January 1, 1935 in Bastrop County, Texas to Herman Jacob Eschberger and Lina…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Christopher Anthony Carrillo

    Christopher Anthony Carrillo, age 29, son of Antonio and Patricia Montoya Carrillo, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018. A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale. Christopher was preceded in death by his grandparents, Oscar and Mary Montoya and Antonio Carrillo, Sr. and his uncle, John Montoya. Surviving are his parents, Antonio and Patricia Montoya Carrillo; a brother, Blain Bastow and wife Thanh; six sisters, Brandy Tillery, Charlotte Carrillo, Chrystal Carrillo, Harley Carrillo, Avery Carrillo and Sophie Carrillo along with his aunts, uncles, nieces and nephew.

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Raymond Bailey Little

    Raymond Bailey Little, age 65 of Rockdale passed away Tuesday morning, September 4, 2018 in the Scott & White Hospital in Temple, Texas. There are no services planned. Raymond was born August 2, 1953 in Temple to Elmer B. and Billie June (Foley) Little. He has lived in Rockdale the past ten years and worked as a carpenter. He enjoyed spending time with his granddaughter. He was a loving father, grandfather and brother. He was preceded in death by his wife, Donna Little; his parents; two brothers, Billy Wayne Little and Roy Lee Little and a sister, Ruby Lee Black. Surviving are his son, Dillon Little and wife Kimberly of…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Mary Lee Fair

    Mary Lee Fair, age 93 of Rockdale, passed away Sunday morning, September 2, 2018 in the Renaissance Villa in Rockdale. Funeral services are 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 8, 2018 in the Pecan Street Church of Christ in Rockdale with Minister John Mitchell of the church officiating. Burial will following Oak Lawn Cemetery in Rockdale. There is no visitation. Mary Lee Fair was born November 24, 1924 in Giddings, Texas to Will and Ada (Moss) Riggins. She and Lonnie Lee Fair, Sr., were married. To this union two sons were born. She was a loving homemaker and a faithful member of Pecan Street Church of Christ in Rockdale for over 60…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Freddie Marvin Malke

    Funeral services for Freddie Malke, 76, of Warda, Texas, are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Warda, Texas with Rev. Dennis Tegtmeier officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 a.m. at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. The family will be present for visitation Tuesday evening from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Freddie Marvin Malke was born on January 11, 1942 in La Grange, Texas, the second of two sons born to Wilhelm…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Leopoldo Calzada Vera

    Leopoldo Calzada, 72, of Caldwell, passed away Saturday, September 1, 2018 at his home surrounded by loved ones. Mass of a Christian burial will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 10 am with Father Bernard Hung as Celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 5, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home from 5 to 8 pm with a Rosary being recited at 7 pm. Leopoldo Calzada was born in San José de la Peña, Guanajuato, Mexico on August 7, 1946 to parents J. Trinidad Calzada and Florentina (Vera) Calzada. He was a member of the St.…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Andrew Sandoval Sr

    Andrew Sandoval Sr., 88, of Caldwell, was called home to his Lord on Friday, August 31, 2018. He was surrounded by loved ones. Mass of a Christian burial will be performed on Wednesday, September 5, at 3pm in the St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Jesse Paul Martinez as Celebrant. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home on Tuesday, September 4, from 5 to 8 pm with a rosary recited at 7 pm. Andrew Sandoval was born in Rogers, TX on February 9, 1930 to parents Pedro and Sara (Matamoras) Sandoval. He served his country in the US…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Joyce Magee

    Joyce Magee, age 81 of Milano, passed away at her home on Friday, August 31, 2018. Funeral services are 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 2, 2018 in the Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale, Texas. Pastor Matt Higginbotham of First Baptist Church in Rockdale will officiate. Burial will follow in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale. Visitation will be Saturday, September 1, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Joyce Magee was born April 8, 1937 at home in Milam County, Texas to Milton Monroe and Maudie Novella (Shuffield) Mullinax. She was a graduate of Yoe High School in Cameron. She and Craig E. Magee, Jr. were…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Robert "Bob" Eugene House

    Funeral services for Robert "Bob" House, 78, of Giddings, Texas are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Christ Lutheran Church in Loebau, Texas with Rev. Garrett Smith officiating. Burial, with military honors provided by the Giddings American Legion York Post 276, will immediately follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 1, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., on Sunday, September 2, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Monday, September 3, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 a.m. at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. The family will be present for visitation Sunday evening from 5:00 p.m.…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Eldie Odies Voight

    Funeral services for Eldie Voight, 82, of McDade, Texas, are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 31, 2018 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Lee Eschberger and Rev. Willard Rother officiating. Burial will follow in the Paint Creek Cemetery in Paige, Texas. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 30, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Friday, August 31, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. The family will be present for visitation Thursday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Eldie Odies Voight was born on January 21, 1936 in Lee County, Texas,…

  • Caldwell,  Giddings,  Rockdale

    Babe Ruth Davis

    Babe Ruth Davis, age 89 of Rockdale, passed away Monday night, August 20, 2018 in St. David’s Hospital in Round Rock, Texas. Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Pastor Matt Higginbotham officiating. Burial, also on Tuesday, will be 2:00 p.m. at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday, August 27, 2018 at the funeral home in Rockdale. Babe Ruth was born August 28, 1928 in Bedias, Texas to Ruben Asbury and Carrie Eva (Dix) Hadaway. She was one of six children. On April 29, 1946, she and…