According to COVID-19 data received by Gonzales County Judge Patrick C. Davis from the Department of State Health Services, only one new case of coronavirus was reported on Tuesday.
The Gonzales High School volleyball team defeated the Shiner Comanches 30-28 in the decisive third game of its best-of-three match at the Yoakum dual matches on Tuesday, Aug. 11. Playing …
As case numbers continue to slowly decrease in Texas, the number of daily reported cases in Gonzales county are also slowly decreasing, with only three new cases reported Monday.
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On August 11, 2020, the gates of Heaven opened wide welcoming Erna Ritchie Pattillo. Erna was born on August 26, 1929 to Marvin Ritchie and Matilda Jane Baker Ritchie. She surprised the world by being a twin. Erna was raised in rural Gonzales County along with her siblings. She graduated from Nixon High School in 1947. A visitation will be held on Friday, August 14, 2020, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon, Texas. A funeral will follow at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 15, 2020, at Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon.
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Mozelle McClure Clack was born in Gonzales, Texas on October 25, 1938 and departed this life August 5, 2020 at Guadalupe Regional Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Walker McClure and Easter Mae Erskine. She was the youngest of 5 children. She accepted Christ as her personal Savior at Bonds Colony Church of God in Christ under the pastorate of Rev. F.C. Crawford. Services will be held on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 11 a.m. at St. James Missionary Baptist Church.
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Joye Smith Mills, 91, of Smiley, passed away Thursday, August 6, 2020, in Beeville. She was born May 17, 1929, in Smiley to Roy and Velma (Montgomery) Smith. She married the love of her life, Roy D. Mills on July 17, 1946, in Smiley and they together had two daughters, Beverly Mills and Joan Smith. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Smiley. The family will have private services.
Wednesday, August 5
Wanda L. Sandlin, 77, went to join her late husband, Wyman Sandlin and her parents, Louise and Homer Tallant in heaven on July 24, 2020. She was born on November 6, 1942 in Brownwood, Texas. The family will hold a private service at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Freeman Fritts Animal Shelter or your favorite pet charity.
Tuesday, August 4
Dorothy Mae Fortune, 94, of Victoria, Texas passed away on July 28, 2020 at Post Acute Care Hospital in Victoria, Texas. A Private Graveside Service was held on July 31, 2020 at 10:00 am at Gonzales Memorial Cemetery in Gonzales, Texas. with Father Jason Martini officiating.
Monday, August 3
On July 30, 2020 J.C. McCann, 97, went to be with his Heavenly Father. J.C. was born on February 8, 1923 in Sterling, Illinois to John Carl and Audestia (Boatman) McCann, who have preceded him in death. His wife of 74 years, Jewell (Riggs) McCann, his son Johnny Lee McCann, and 10 brothers also precede him. The family will hold a private graveside service at a later time. You are welcome to sign the online guestbook at www.finchfuneralchapels.com. Services in care of Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon.
Thursday, July 30
Rosa Linda Rodriguez, 61 of Smiley, Texas left this earth and joined her Heavenly Father on July 28, 2020. Rosa was born on July 23, 1959 in Rio Grande City, Texas to Emilio and Celestina (Chavez) Rodriguez. A visitation will be held on Friday, July 31, 2020, 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with the Rosary at 6:30 p.m., at Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon, Texas. The funeral service will be held at Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon, Texas at 3 p.m. August 1, 2020.
Tuesday, July 28
Patricia Ann Polasek Miller passed away on Monday, July 27, 2020 at the age of 73. Pat was born November 26, 1946 in Shiner, TX to Bennie and Vlasta Polasek. The family moved to Gonzales when Patricia was six years old and she attended school in Gonzales. A visitation will be held Friday, July 31, 2020 at 10:00 AM in Seydler-Hill Funeral Home. A service will follow at 11:00 AM.