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John Henry
B: 1934-06-25
D: 2018-06-17
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Henry, John
Johnny Jendrusch
B: 1938-07-22
D: 2018-06-13
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Jendrusch, Johnny
Danny Ortega
B: 1959-03-03
D: 2018-06-05
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Ortega, Danny
Eloise Estes
B: 1948-01-05
D: 2018-06-05
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Estes, Eloise
Jack Miles
B: 1927-08-13
D: 2018-06-04
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Miles, Jack
Maurice Spear
B: 1945-11-29
D: 2018-06-01
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Spear, Maurice
Rudy Hansen
B: 1946-01-30
D: 2018-06-01
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Hansen, Rudy
Marvin Jones
B: 1948-11-20
D: 2018-05-30
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Jones, Marvin
Katherine Holley
D: 2018-05-29
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Holley, Katherine
Wade Rutland
B: 1920-09-14
D: 2018-05-23
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Rutland, Wade
Narcizo Vigil
B: 1940-03-18
D: 2018-05-21
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Vigil, Narcizo
James English
B: 1933-07-15
D: 2018-05-21
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English, James
Janie Salinas
B: 1930-08-19
D: 2018-05-17
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Salinas, Janie
Christian Nickel
B: 1987-04-16
D: 2018-05-13
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Nickel, Christian
Max Johnson
B: 1927-05-17
D: 2018-05-04
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Johnson, Max
Reno Luensmann
B: 1937-01-16
D: 2018-05-04
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Luensmann, Reno
Isabela "Chavela" Mansanales
B: 1922-08-20
D: 2018-04-30
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Mansanales, Isabela "Chavela"
Diane Martinez
B: 1952-04-05
D: 2018-04-29
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Martinez, Diane
Vickie Pullin
B: 1954-07-06
D: 2018-04-27
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Pullin, Vickie
C.E. "Babe" Markowsky
B: 1934-09-02
D: 2018-04-24
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Markowsky, C.E. "Babe"
Joseph Stolowski
B: 1935-08-13
D: 2018-04-22
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Stolowski, Joseph

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308 East Third Street
P.O. Box 427
Nixon, TX 78140
Phone: 830-582-1521
Fax: 830-582-1439
Marvin Jones
In Memory of
Marvin R.
Jones
1948 - 2018
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Finch Funeral Chapel, LLC
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Tips on Writing a Message of Condolence

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Tip #3: Don't tell them you know how they feel. Because you can't really know; even if you've endured the loss of a loved one in the past - your grief was yours, and this is theirs.

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A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

After writing and posting a message of condolence to the family, you may also wish to make a memorial donation as a tribute to their loved one, or send flowers to the family home or memorial service. However you choose to express your concern and pay tribute, please know this: it will be deeply appreciated.