Archive for May, 2018

Dolores Celestina Dimas

Dimas, Dolores

Dolores Celestina Dimas, age 22 passed away May 27, 2018.

She was born March 11, 1996 in Corpus Christi, Texas.

She was a lifelong resident of Calallen and graduated in 2014 from Calallen High School where she won numerous trophies and medals for bowling for Special Olympics.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Natalie R. Dimas and her grandfather, Benito Ramirez, Jr.

She is survived by her father and step-mother, Elias Dimas, Sr. and Monica M. Dimas; brother, Elias Dimas, Jr. (Tiffany); step-brothers, Victor Miguel Benavides (Erika), Ruben H. Benevides (Marisol); step-sisters, Victoria A. Landreth (Jimmy), Anika L . Ramirez (Jose), Edy Loraine Garza; grandmother, Gloria Ramirez; grand parents, Raymundo and Micaela Flores; her remaining family including numerous aunts, uncles, nephews and nieces from McAllen, Houston, Waco, San Antonio and El Paso, Texas.

The Rosary will be recited on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. in the Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel.

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at the St. Peter, Prince of the Apostles Catholic Church with Rev. Mark Whelan as celebrant.

Interment will follow in the Robstown Memorial Park.

Albert Earl Fox, Sr.

Fox, Albert

Albert Earl Fox, Sr. died peacefully at home in Corpus Christi at the age of 65.


Albert was a dedicated 20 year employee of Watermill Express and retired as Operations Manager for Corpus Christi and surrounding areas last year after a massive stroke in March, 2017. He graduated from Calallen High School and Del Mar College, was an avid Calallen Wildcat Football fan and loved cooking and entertaining for his friends and family.


Albert is survived by his wife, Carolyn Fox; his children, Albert Fox, Jr., Marcus Fox (Leticia), Stefani Murrie (Wesley), Tracey Weber (Carl), and Martha Edgar (Ricky Caffey); 9 grandchildren, Taylor Martinez, Frank Weber, Hannah Weber, Seth Weber, Tristen Murrie, Ayden Murrie, Colten Murrie, Keyton Murrie and Tori Fox; 1 great granddaughter, Adelynn Martinez and one on the way; 2 brothers, TJ Fox (Frankie) and David Fox (Charlotte), along with many nieces and nephews and 6 granddogs.


Albert was preceded in death by his parents, TJ and Laura Fox; his eldest brother, John Blanton; his youngest son, Adam Fox and 4 granddogs, Jade, Koda Bear, Foxy and Ruckus.


Albert was loved dearly by all.


The Fox Family will host a viewing on Friday, June 1, 2018 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm and a memorial service on Saturday, June 2 at 10:00am at Sawyer George Funeral Home Chapel, 12497 Leopard St. Corpus Christi, TX 78410.


In lieu of flowers, please make a monetary donation to your favorite charity.

Daisy Bolin Phillips

Phillips, Daisy

Daisy Bolin Phillips, 92, of Corpus Christi, Texas, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. She was born one of thirteen siblings on July 26, 1925, in Long, Oklahoma.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jay and Myrtle Bolin; her husband,William Fred Phillips and her daughter Frieda Wendland.

She is survived by her daughter, Barbara (Maynard) Bockholt; her grandchildren, Corina (Les) Hoelscher, Denise Atchley, Stacy (Wyndee) Wendland, Clint (Paul) Worton, Todd Wendland, Aaron Bockholt; great grandchildren; and great great grandchildren.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family.

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Sawyer-

George Funeral Home Chapel. A private burial will follow.

Pauline Naomi Clarke

Clarke, Pauline-obit

Pauline Naomi Clarke, 96, of Corpus Christi, Texas passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018. She was born December 18, 1921 in Healdton, Oklahoma.  Mrs. Clarke graduated from Corpus Christi High School, was a homemaker and a member of the League of Women Voters.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dewey and Ruby McPhail Pruett; her brother, Dewey Pruett, Jr.; her husband, Robert E. Clarke; her sons, Robert F. Clarke and Bryan M. Clarke.

She is survived by her son, Gary L. (Ann) Clarke; her daughters-in-law, Stevie Clarke and Brenda Clarke; her grandchildren, Valerie (Phil) Mullan, Sean (Vicki) Clarke, Brandon Clarke and Travis Clarke; her great grandchildren, Ella Mullan, Gordon Mullan and Sarah Mullan.

Visitation will be from Noon until 1 P.M. Friday.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 P.M. Friday, May 25, 2018 at Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Philip Panackal officiating. Entombment will follow in Seaside Memorial Park Mausoleum.

Nancy Gail Schuchert

Schuchert, Nancy

Nancy Gail Schuchert, age 59, of Corpus Christi, Texas went to be with her Heavenly Father on May 21, 2018.

Nancy was born on October 24, 1958 in Victoria, Texas. She married the love of her life Jim Schuchert and was a beloved wife and mother for over 41 years.  She was also a loving sister, cousin, aunt, grandmother and a friend to many.  She loved reading her Bible, attending Church, taking care of her animals that she adored, gardening and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Jim Schuchert; sisters, Carolyn (Steve) Seifert of Frankston, Texas, Janet (Bob) Thornton of La Marque, Texas, Betty Moore of Victoria, Texas; daughters, Rhonda Schuchert of Midland, Texas, Kay (Doug) Buendel of Midland, Texas, Stacy Schuchert of Corpus Christi, Texas and son, Cody (Diana) Schuchert of Corpus Christi, Texas; grandchildren, Donavan Harkin, Lisa Stewart, Leslie (Daniel) Galindo, Clifton (Tiffany) Buendel, Amber Buendel, Dane (Keli) Buendel, Brandon Farris, Aaron Hanson, and Jessica and Emily Schuchert; many nieces and nephews and her precious cat sweetie.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Sawyer-George Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, May 24, 2018 at River Hill Baptist Church with Pastor Bill Simmons officiating.

Burial will follow at the Robstown Memorial Park Cemetery.