Raymond Nava, 68, of Breckenridge, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at Bethany Baptist Church with the Rev. Don Bearden officiating. Interment will follow at Breckenridge Cemetery under the direction of Morehart Mortuary. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at Morehart Mortuary.
Raymundo Ledesma Nava was born Jan. 24, 1946, in Strawn, Texas, to parents Santiago and Teresa Nava. He married Virgina Caballero in Eastland on April 14, 1978. Raymundo worked at B&E Dairy as a rancher for 14 years. He spent his free time running the house and making jewelry boxes. He also enjoyed fishing and making tamales. Raymundo loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; three brothers, Tommy Nava, Fred Jimenez and Felix Santos; two sisters, Inez De La Cruz and Pascuala "Paz" Jimenez.
Raymundo is survived by his children, Maxine Houdek and husband Danny Kersey, Raymond Nava and wife Laura and Doris Nava, all of Breckenridge; two brothers, Isabel Jimenez Sr. and wife Hope, of Breckenridge, and Matilde Daniel Nava and wife Ellen, of Strawn; three sisters, Rita Alvarado, of Michigan, Zenon Nava, of Breckenridge, and Virginia Sauceda and husband Manuel, of Olden; 14 grandchildren, Maria Gregg and husband Dylan, Juan Mendoza, Luis Marentes, Marisela Marentes and Teresa Houdek, all of Breckenridge, Mackayla Kersey, of Albany, Bethany Kersey, Hannah Kersey and Franciona Kersey, all of Littlefield, Raymundo Nava III, Maria Isabel Nava, Santiago E.
Nava, Anabel Virginia Nava and Journei E. Nava, all of Breckenridge; one great grandchild, Chandler Dean Gregg, of Breckenridge; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to ASPCA and may be left at Morehart Mortuary. Condolences may be made online at www.morehartmortuary.net.