Trick-or-Treating fun

Remember when you were younger and you couldn’t wait to go  trick-or-treating? Of course it never occurred to me that I would have to trick someone if they did not give a treat. Living in the country did not allow me to go door to door. We would go to relatives and close friends. Thankfully, they knew we were coming […]


Lena Faye Blalock of Pleasanton, passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at the age of 90. She was born in Silverton to E. L. McNabb and Ima Estelle Parker on March 30, 1926. Lena worked with the City of Pleasanton for 28 years. She started as a dispatcher, then became a court clerk and eventually a municipal court judge. Lena […]

Gilberto Salazar

Gilberto Salazar, of Devine, passed away Friday October 21, 2016 at the age of 86. He was born April 18, 1930 in Jourdanton to Francisco and Maria (Orosco) Salazar.  He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  He retired after 37 years from working civil service at Kelly Air Force Base. Gilberto is survived by […]

Eugene Moore Jr.

Eugene “John” Temple Moore, Jr., age 76, of Poteet, passed away Monday, October 17, 2016 in Pleasanton.  He is survived by significant other, Donna June Bruce of Poteet; sons, Eldon Scott, Todd Bradley, and Jeffrey Dale Moore of California; sister, Bonnie Morales of San Antonio; grandchildren, Lily, Max, Silas, and Matthew, and great grandchildren, Cadence and Rylan. Graveside service were […]

Ramiro Ramos Sr.

Ramiro Fernando Ramos, Sr. of Pleasanton, passed away Monday, October 17, 2016 at the age of 40.  He was born in Miami, Florida on October 29,1975 to Ramiro and Irma (Castillo) Ramos.  Ramiro is survived by his parents, Ramiro and Irma Ramos; girlfriend, Jackie Palma; sons, Ramiro Fernando Ramos, Jr, Marc Anthony Ramos and Nicholas Xavier Ramos; daughter, Adrianne Mendez […]

Mildred Gomez

Mildred Elizabeth Slater Gomez was born January 6,1931 to Travis and Edna Slater in San Antonio, Texas and went to be with Christ on October 14, 2016.   She is survived by her children and grandchildren: daughter Rebecca Gomez of Durham, NC , daughter Judy Gomez of Missoula, Montana, son Paul Gomez and granddaughters Elizabeth Faith Gomez and Leah Michele […]

Eustolio Ramirez Sr.

Eustolio Carmona Ramirez Sr., 81 years old, passed away peacefully on October 18, 2016, in Pleasanton, Texas. Eustolio was born in Charlotte, Texas on November 9, 1934. He is survived by his children, Eustolio Delgado Ramirez Jr. (Minnie) of Levelland, Flora Quintanilla of Levelland, Rose Marie Barker of Lubbock, Felix Ramirez of Levelland, and Brenda Flores of Pleasanton. Eustolio is […]

Adelaida Francionie

Adelaida Francionie, age 61, of Pleasanton, passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016 in Jourdanton. She liked to dance, wear jewelry, any type of bling, and cooking for her family. Adelaida had a great love for her children for which all were her favorite. She especially loved spoiling her grandchildren. Adelaida was loved by all and will be greatly missed. She […]

Fay Palmer

Fay Hall Palmer passed away peacefully on October 19, 2016, at her home in Pleasanton, at the age of 96.  She was born August 31, 1920, in Stockdale, Texas, the daughter of Leonora and Richard T. Hall.  After finishing school in Stockdale, Fay went to work at the Pig Stand on South Flores Street in San Antonio.  There she met […]

Sandra Poth

Sandra Poth, age 64, of Pleasanton, passed away at her residence Monday, October 17, 2016.  She is survived by her husband, Leissner F. Poth, Jr. of Pleasanton; son, Lex Poth and wife Kristi of San Antonio; daughter, Lindsay Lanham of Fort Worth, and brother, Steven Swierc and wife Theresa of Falls City. Sandra is also survived by her brother-in-law, Victor […]