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 Gomez of Canyon Lake, Tx; and daughter Suzanne Westfall, son in law Darren Westfall and grandchildren Will Westfall and Jenna Westfall; brother John Slater and wife Cathy as well as many cousins , nieces and nephews.
Millie is preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Thomas Edward Gomez, her parents Travis and Edna Slater and siblings Tracy Slater and Gilbert Slater.
Millie’s life was one of enduring love and faithfulness to God and her family. She attended Trinity Baptist Church for many years and greatly enjoyed the friendships developed through her Sunday school class. Millie cherished her grandchildren served an active role in caring for them as young children and in nurturing them throughout their lives. She has gone on to be with Christ and is greatly missed by those who remain behind.
A memorial service was held on Saturday, October 22 at 2 p.m. at the Trinity Baptist Church in Pleasanton.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the St. Matthews Catholic Church Food Kitchen, 1608 Campbell Ave, Jourdanton, Texas 78026.