Basilia Garcia Carrasco, 69 of Jourdanton, passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019 in San Antonio. She was born May 11, 1949 to Jesus and Basilia (Aguero) Garcia in Poteet. Basilia enjoyed baking, doing arts and crafts, listening to music and dancing. She also enjoyed children and babysat for many years. Her greatest love was her family. She will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved her.
She is preceded in death by her parents and sister Maria Pilar Granato.
Basilia is survived by her husband of 47 years Arnulfo Jose Carrasco; son Arnulfo Jose Carrasco, Jr. and wife Donna; daughters Melissa Valadez and husband James and Leticia Carrasco; brothers Rudulfo Garcia, Santiago Garcia and wife Gloria, Gumecindo Garcia, III and wife Alicia, Daniel Garcia; sisters Sabas Flores and Guadalupe Sambrano; and one granddaughter Virginia. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and granddogs.
A visitation will be Friday, January 11 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. with a rosary to be recited at 12 p.m. at St. Phillip’s Benizi Catholic Church in Poteet. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. at St. Phillip’s Benizi Catholic Church in Poteet. The funeral service will conclude at that time.