Martha "Pat" Caraway


Martha “Pat” Caraway entered eternal rest on Jan. 1, 2021 at the age of 83. She was born on Jan. 6, 1937 to Samuel Cobb and Lucylee (Wilson) Pettus in Gonzales, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wiley Caraway, Jr.; her parents; brothers, Samuel David Pettus and William Henry “Buck” Pettus; and sister, Laura Lee Neighbors. Pat is survived by her children, John David Caraway and wife Candy, Symantha Bullard and husband Bryon, and Kris Caraway and wife Janice; grandchildren, Samuel Lee Caraway and wife Kathryn, Robin Lynn Caraway, Skylyr Russell Bullard, Jeanne Echavarria and husband J.R., and Zackary Kristion; great-grandchildren, Kayla Caraway, Cheyenne Albertson, Kelsey Albertson, Grace Caraway, Mason Caraway, Blake Caraway, and Jason Lee Echavarria; great- great grandchild, Dixie Rose Caraway; sister, Virginia Tidwell and husband Johnny Ray; brother, Harry Lee Pettus; numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 3, at Finch Funeral Chapel- Nixon.

Graveside Service

Monday, Jan. 4, 2021

2 p.m.

Nixon Cemetery

Nixon, Texas

Reverend Marvin Miles will officiate the funeral services. Honorary Pallbearers will be Samuel Lee Caraway, Skylyr Russell Bullard, Zackary Kristion Caraway, Mason Caraway, Blake Caraway, Jason Lee Echavarria, and Kent Vick. Online guestbook may be signed at