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Obituaries

Geraldine (Gerrie) Adams

Geraldine (Gerrie) Adams

8/15/2014

Geraldine (Gerrie) Bolt Adams (nee Geraldine Riley), a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, died on August 15, 2014 due to complications with Alzheimer's Disease. Born February 8, 1937, in Milford, Illinois, to her birth parents, Clyde and Thelma Riley, who have preceded her in death, Geraldine lived most of her childhood and into adulthood with her foster parents, Donald and Esther Bolt, whose surname she adopted and who have also... Read more

Carol Ann Snyder

Carol Ann Snyder

8/2/2014

Carol Ann Snyder, 62, of Baytown, passed away on Saturday, August 2, 2014. She was born October 30, 1951 in Montclair, New Jersey to Robert R. Lazar and Marie Lazar. Carol grew up in the Catholic faith and was a parishioner of St. John the Evangelist Church in Baytown. She was an avid reader, and loved to cook and bake, especially for her loved ones. She had a fondness for dogs and cats and cared deeply for her fur children. Carol had a... Read more

Zalika  Sydney Baptiste

Zalika Sydney Baptiste

7/30/2014

Zalika Sydney Baptiste was born on March 4, 2014 in Brooklyn, New York. She weighed 7 pound 9 ounces and 19 inches long. During her brief life she visited three states, New York, Arkansas, and Texas, where she passed away on July 30, 2014. Zalika laughed and smiled her entire life. Although, she only lived four short months here on Earth she touched many lives and was loved deeply by family and friends.Zalika leaves her mother, Kioana Asia... Read more

Minerva D Hernandez

Minerva D Hernandez

7/30/2014

Minerva D. Hernandez, age 68, of La Porte, passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Baytown. She was born on January 3, 1946, in Tamaulipas, Mexico to Eluterio and Candelaria Delgado Hernandez. Minerva was a strong Christian woman full of faith. She fought a long hard battle with cancer, always doing things to stay healthy physically and mentally. Minerva loved gardening and flowers, and cooking. Her greatest love was for her children... Read more

Ruby Karr Day

Ruby Karr Day

7/25/2014

Ruby Karr Day, 97, of Baytown, passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014, in a local hospital. She was born November 12, 1916, in Seminole, Oklahoma, to Hubert Thomas Karr and Ida Mattie Forbes Karr. Ruby was a realtor in Harlingen, Texas, for over forty years. She was a faithful member of First Methodist Church in Harlingen, volunteered with the Harlingen Historical Museum and was a member of the PTO. Ruby was a strong, independent woman who... Read more

Betty Jane Blalock

Betty Jane Blalock

7/17/2014

Betty Jane Blalock, 76, of Pasadena, TX, passed away on July 17th, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was born on June 15th, 1938, in Anderson, South Carolina to James Guest and Edna Parker. Betty was a loving mother, grandmother and a friend to everyone she met.Betty is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Angela and Randy Aston of Pasadena, TX; sons and daughters- in-law, Scott and Sherlyn Vaughn of Greenville, Sc., Bill and Vicki... Read more

Paula Faye Hughes  Rice

Paula Faye Hughes Rice

6/30/2014

Paula Faye Hughes Rice went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on June 30, 2014. Paula was born on December 11, 1957, in Baytown, TX, to Bobbie Belle and Lester Hughes. She graduated from Ross S. Sterling High School in 1976. She was devoted to the children with development disabilities at The Arbor School in Houston where she taught for many years. Her crowning glory was her children and grandchildren. She loved cats, gardening and... Read more

John Hooper, USMC, Ret.

John Hooper, USMC, Ret.

6/29/2014

Major John Hooper, USMC (Retired), age 93, of Baytown, died peacefully at home surrounded by family after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease on June 29, 2014. He was born on June 28, 1921, in Santa Cruz, CA to Harry and Esther Hooper. On August 6, 1948, he married Connie Smith in Beaumont, TX. John enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1942, completing Officers' Candidate School in 1944. As a Lieutenant, he landed at Sasebo, Japan as... Read more

Herbert "Herb" Bruns

Herbert "Herb" Bruns

6/27/2014

Herbert "Herb" Joseph Bruns was born on May 13, 1939 in St. Henry, Ohio to Victor and Regina Albers Bruns. He grew up in Cold Water, Ohio and graduated from Cold Water High School. He received an accounting degree from Albuquerque University and served honorably in the U.S. Air Force. He was a practicing C.P.A. for TLC Corporation in Houston before his retirement. Herb was a devout Christian, a devoted father, grandfather and husband, and a... Read more

Acie T. Harrison

Acie T. Harrison

6/27/2014

Acie T. Harrison, 81, of Baytown, Texas went to be with Jesus on Friday, June 27, 2014. He was born and raised in Jasper, Texas the youngest of five children. Acie moved to Baytown as a young newlywed with his wife June Roach Harrison, after leaving the U.S. Air Force. He was stationed in Japan during the Korean War, where he was an airplane mechanic.Shortly after moving to Baytown, Acie was one of the first 6 men hired to work at U.S.I.... Read more