Mercedes Franco Garza
Mercedes Franco Garza
  • September 24, 1945 - September 16, 2017
  • Stephenville, Texas

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Funeral Mass for Mercedes Franco Garza, age 71, of Brownwood will be held at 10 AM Friday, September 22, 2017 at St. Mary's Queen of Peace Church. Visitation will be from 6-8 PM Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Rosary will be at 7 PM. Mrs. Garza passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017.

Mercedes Franco was born September 24, 1945 to Cosme and Maria (Reyes) Franco in Cd Acuna Coahuila Mexico. She was married to Francisco L. Garza, Sr. for 55 years before his passing in 2016. Mercedes loved to travel, barbecue and be outdoors, and she grew beautiful roses. She also loved playing Bingo.

Those left behind to cherish her memories include her son, Frank Garza, Jr. of Tyler; daughters, Rosa Sanchez and husband Eloy of Brownwood, Maribel Garza and husband Fidencio of Brownwood, Gricelda Valdez and husband Tony of Brownwood and Romelia Gonzales and husband Hector of Stephenville; sisters Isabel Velasquez and husband Brijido of Borger, Irma Hernandez and husband Ricardo of Brownwood, and Maria De Jesus Quintero of Borger; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, along with a host of friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Francisco L. Garza, parents Cosme and Maria Franco, brother Antonio Franco, sister Irene Rodriguez and daughter-in-law Rebecca Garza.

Arrangements under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home, Brownwood, TX.