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Julia Chavez

Aug 01, 1927 - Nov 25, 2023

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Houston, TX

Julia Chavez, 96, was born August 1, 1927 in Zacatecas, Mexico and entered eternal rest on November 25, 2023 in Houston, Texas. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, mother-in-law, and friend. She is preceded in death by her son, Benjamin Saldana. Julia leaves behind to cherish and treasure her memories her sons, Jose Guadalupe Chavez & Myrthala, Heriberto Saldana; her grandchildren, Jose, Myrtala, Maricela, Benjamin; her great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Victor, Bian...Read More

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Cheryl Denise Morgan Erickson

Jul 25, 1957 - Feb 01, 2024

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Houston, TX

CHERYL DENISE MORGAN ERICKSON, 66, of Bellville, Texas, passed away Thursday, February 1, 2024, in Houston, Texas.She was born in Ottawa, Kansas, the daughter of Leonard Amos and Dolores Marilyn Cole Morgan. Cheryl grew up and attended schools in the Houston area, graduating from G.C. Scarborough High School in 1975. She lived in many places before called Bellville home. One of the places she lived was Wurzburg, Germany, with the father of her children, Keith, while being stationed there serving his country the United States Army. Cheryl was employed in the sales department with Bimbo Foods for many years. Cheryl also was very proud of the time she served with Kitsap County Fire and Rescue District 12/CKFR. She was a Kitsap Transit Access Driver, and Rohl’s Ambulance Driver in Tucson, Arizona.In her spare time, Cheryl enjoyed tending to her garden, crafting, volunteering, sewing, line dancing, and knitting. Being well-known for her free spirit, she will be missed by her friends and family.Cheryl is survived by her loving husband: Ronnie Erickson of Bellville; children: Sacajawea Paulus and her husband, Brian, of Silverdale, Washington, Kenneth Paulus of Bremerton, Washington, Diona Arena and her significant other, Matthew, of Bremerton, Washington, Jason Paulus and his wife, Rachel, of Whidbey Island, Washington, and Grant Paulus and his significant other, Monica, of Bremerton, Washington; grandchildren: Nastassja, Isabella, Victoria, Max, MaKenna, Darren, Alessia, Jordin, Kendra, Kaylin, and Cole Arena, Shawn, Gabriela, Sophie, Rylie, Isaiah, Ila, and Olivia; three great grandchildren; nieces: Candice, Jennifer, and Sarah; all of Texas; Aunt: Rose Mary Turner of Katy, Texas; and numerous other family and dear friends.She was preceded in death by her parents: Leonard and Dolores Morgan; her sister: Sharon Schrader; her aunts: Bonnie Cole, and Lois Cole Dodd, and Nancy Lane Klein; and her uncle: Al Cole. To plant Memorial Trees in memory of Cheryl Denise Erickson, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.

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CLARENCE DANIELS 1951 – 2024

Feb 18, 1951 - Feb 16, 2024

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Houston, TX

Monday, February 26, 2024 at 10:00 AM McCoy and Harrison Funeral Home, 4918 Martin Luther King Blvd., Houston, Texas 77021 Monday, February 26, 2024 at 12:00 PM McCoy and Harrison Funeral Home, 4918 Martin Luther King Blvd., Houston, Texas 77021 Monday, February 26, 2024 – Immediately following the funeral service Houston Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 2426 Cullen Blvd., Pearland, Texas 77581

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Benita Theresa Solorio Jordan

Mar 21, 1935 - Feb 19, 2024

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Houston, TX

Benita Theresa “Bennie” Solorio Jordan, 88, of Downsville, LA, passed away on February 19, 2024 in Houston, Texas. Services will be held in the chapel of Golden Funeral Home of Bastrop on March 2, 2024. Visitation will begin at 9:00 am followed by the funeral at 10:00 am with Pastor John “JT” Jordan of Canvas Community Church officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Bastrop, LA. Benita was born in Farmersville, CA to Vicente and Jovita Solorio on March 21, 1935. She went to school at Visalia Senior High School and graduated in 1953. She went on to earn several certificates of nursing from Fresno Junior College, Visalia College of the Sequoias, and Northeast Louisiana University. She had an incredible 51-year career as a nurse. Hickory Manor Nursing Home of Bastrop is where she spent most of those years in various roles, including as a Licensed Vocational Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, Assistant Nursing Administrator, Social Services Designee, EMT, and finally, Nursing Home Administrator. She received “Nurse of the Year” and was involved in The National Federation of Licensed Practical Nurses. Benita married Johnny “Buddy” Jordan in 1956. The couple relocated to Bastrop, LA, where they would be married for 28 years before Buddy’s death in 1984. Together, they had two children – Kelvin and Barbara Ann, and were very involved in the Bastrop community. Later in life, Benita would relocate to Downsville, LA to assist family. She was a member of North Bastrop Church of God and Piney Woods Christian Church of Downsville. She enjoyed going on adventures with and having game nights with her friends, watching her stories, caring for people, and most of all, being a grandmother. She leaves behind an incredible legacy for everyone who knew her, one of strong character, unwavering loyalty, solid faith in her Savior, and the picture of a Godly woman. Benita is survived by her son, Kelvin Jordan (wife Linda) of Lebanon, TN, daughter, Barbara Ann Jordan of Downsville, LA, and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and family friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, Johnny “Buddy” Jordan, parents, Vicente and Jovita Solorio, siblings, Francisco “Frank” Solorio, Eulojio “Joe” Solorio, Catherine Solorio Quiroz, and sister-in-law, Cassie Hatch. Memorial donations may be made to Meals on Wheels America, Pets for the Elderly Foundation, or a charity of your choice. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to St. John’s Hospice of Conroe and Meredith Whitney Hughes, RN, for their care, consideration, and attention to Benita at the end of her life.

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RONALD NICHOLS 1958 – 2024

Aug 14, 1958 - Feb 17, 2024

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Houston, TX

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at 10:00 AM Jones AME Praise and Worship Center, 115 West Rd., Houston, Texas 77037 Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at 11:00 AM Jones AME Praise and Worship Center, 115 West Rd., Houston, Texas 77037 Private

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EDNA BLUAIN 1926 – 2024

Oct 03, 1926 - Feb 20, 2024

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Houston, TX

Saturday, March 2, 2024 at 1:00 PM McCoy and Harrison Funeral Home, 4918 Martin Luther King Blvd., Houston, Texas 77021 Saturday, March 2, 2024 at 2:00 PM McCoy and Harrison Funeral Home, 4918 Martin Luther King Blvd., Houston, Texas 77021 Pasadena, California

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Maria Gudelia Segovia Cepeda

Sep 29, 1943 - Feb 20, 2024

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Houston, TX

Maria Gudelia Segovia Cepeda, 80, passed into the arms of her Heavenly Father on 02/20/2024; she passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her loved ones. She was born on September 29, 1943, in Monterrey, Mexico to Dionisio Segovia and Felicitas Rangel. Maria's journey through life included a lasting companionship with her late husband, Jose Lara Cepeda, whom she married in 1965 and were blessed with 10 children together. Despite facing many challenges, she consistently maintained a positive perspective. She devoted her life to lifting up others with her astute advice, her words of love, hope and above all, peace. Maria had the ability to discern what truly mattered in life, prioritizing her connection with God, her faith, her husband, children, grandchildren and a multitude of friends. She was a remarkable woman of strength and resilience-a true warrior. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Jose L. Cepeda and her daughter, Martha Nellie Rios. She is lovingly survived by her children Raul, Ruben, Migdalia (Dalia), Gudelia (Delia), Jose, Jorge, Oscar, Teresa and Omner, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and extended family. Her kindness and compassion touched countless hearts, and her legacy will forever be cherished by those who knew and loved her. A visitation will be held on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Funeral Service on Friday, March 1, 2024, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, followed by a graveside service at Woodlawn Cemetery. May she rest in eternal peace.

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Mr. Ratcliff

Jun 01, 1969 - Feb 21, 2024

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Houston, TX

Mr. Ratcliff, 54, transitioned on February 21, 2024 in Houston, TX surrounded by his family. Please keep the family in your prayers. (Services are pending. Please check back in the near future for an updated obituary. Thank you.)

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Rev. Arrow

Apr 28, 1958 - Feb 20, 2024

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Houston, TX

ObituaryRev. Arrow, 65, went home to be with the Lord on February 20, 2024 in Houston, TX. Please keep the family in your prayers. (Services are pending. Please check back in the near future for an updated obituary. Thank you.)

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Andre’ Devol Baldridge

Sep 19, 1962 - Feb 15, 2024

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Houston, TX

*****************************NO PUBLIC VIEWING**********************NO PUBLIC VIEWING****************NO PUBLIC VIEW***************Homegoing Celebration of life for Andre’ Devol “Cool Lou” Baldridge, age 61, of Houston formerly of West Columbia will be 10:00 AM on Saturday, February 24, 2024 at Blue Run Baptist Church, 365 N 16th Street, West Columbia, Texas 77486 where Rev. Lester Miller is Pastor, Rev. Arthur Ferguson will be the Officiant and Rev. Bobby Crump will be the Eulogist.Andre Baldridge was born in New Gulf, Texas on September 19, 1962, to his parents Alma Hobbs-Spears and to the Late Sherman Baldridge, Jr. He grew up in West Columbia and he was a member of Israel Chapel AME Church in West Columbia, Texas. He graduated from Columbia High School in the class of 1981. While in high school, Andre was very active in sports. He was the manager of the track team (1980 State Champs); quarterback for the football team and he also played Varsity Basketball (Jr & Sr years). He furthered his education while attending University of Houston, Houston, Texas.Andre entered and maintained a career in the Hospitality Industry. He worked for Columbia Lakes Resort (West Columbia, Texas); then he later joined the Sweet Water Country Club (Sugarland, Texas) where he worked for over 30 years and remained there until he moved to his Heavenly Home!He will be truly missed by Sweetwater Country Club. He was so loved and appreciated to include General Manager, Managers, Supervisors, Team Members and tons of Club Members.Andre loved spending time with his friends and family. During social time, he gathered on Monday nights for cards and dominoes with his brother and friends. He loved occasional trips to the Casino; and he also enjoyed going to the state track meet with friends and annually he would attend the Bayou Classics. He would occasionally attend concerts.Preceding Andre in death are his father, Sherman Baldridge, Jr.; Maternal grandparents; Alvin and Betty Hobbs; Paternal grandparents; Sherman Baldridge, Sr and Varie Pearl BaldridgeHe leaves to cherish his blessed memories his mother, Alma Hobbs-Spears of West Columbia; sisters, Cynthia Baldridge of West Columbia and Kathy Davis of Spring; brothers, Vincent Baldridge (Noella) of Houston; Sherman Baldridge, III of Santa Fe; Geoffrey Baldridge of West Columbia; Sherman Omar Baldridge (DaNisha) of Needville; Kenny Lewis of West Columbia; aunts, Dora Hobbs-Culberson of West Columbia, Gloria Hobbs of Bronx, NY (99 yrs) and Vallie Baldridge of West Columbia; uncles, Tom Baldridge (Bessie) of West Columbia and Willie Culberson of Smithville; special nephew, Dietrich Baldridge; special cousin, Charles Cravens; a special circle of friends who held him dear as well as a host of other nieces, nephews, other relatives and lifelong friends. To plant Memorial Trees in memory of Andre' Devol " Cool Lou" Baldridge, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.

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William Joseph Mikeska

Apr 12, 1939 - Feb 19, 2024

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Houston, TX

William Joseph Mikeska, 84, of Houston, Texas, passed away February 19th, 2024. He was born April 12th, 1939, in Houston, Texas to the late Willie and Cecelia (Krolczyk) Mikeska.He is survived by Myra Mikeska, DiAnne Mikeska, his children Raymond Mikeska, and his son Andrew, Daniel Mikeska, his wife JoAnn, and their children Derek, Luke, and Caleb Mikeska, Vincent Mikeska and his children Abby and Smith Mikeska, and his Daughter Karen Mikeska.Including his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Richard Mikeska, Clem Mikeska, Eugene Mikeska, and his sister Carloyn Jean.William was a Certified CPA, he loved his family tremendously, loved working in the yard and always had some sort of project going on. He was a math and numbers wiz, and the grandchildren loved to test his knowledge on the subject.The family will receive visitors Sunday, February 25th, 2024, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Klein Funeral Home – Cy Fair, 9719 Wortham Blvd., Houston, TX 77065. Funeral Services will be held Monday, February 26th, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. at Klein Funeral Home – Cy Fair, 9719 Wortham Blvd., Houston, TX 77065, with Robby Pollard of The Brook Church officiating. Interment to follow in Klein Memorial Park at 14711 Cypress North Houston, Houston, TX 77429.Serving as pallbearers are Daniel Mikeska, Vincent Mikeska, Derek Mikeska, Luke Mikeska, Caleb Mikeska, Andrew Mikeska, and Ed Gittens.Memorial contributions can be made to The Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.

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