Garcia, Jose

Jose Garcia

Services: Have been held.

Jose Luis “Shorty” Garcia, 46, of Muleshoe, died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2004, in Lubbock.

He was born on Oct. 24, 1958, in Rio Verde, S.L.P., Mexico. He lived in Muleshoe for the past 30 years, was a member of the Assemblia de Dios Church in Muleshoe, and worked as a truck driver.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Micaela Serrano; and his mother, Candelaria Guzman Garcia.

Survivors include two sons, Jose Garcia of Clovis and Jose Luis Garcia Jr. of Muleshoe; eight daughters, Irene Garcia of St. Joseph, Mo., Candelaria Garcia Lopez of Eagle Pass, Texas, Amalia, Lisa, Claudia, Christina and Angelita Garcia all of Muleshoe; his father, Jose Eleno Garcia of Rio Verde; three sisters, Sandra, Elia and Zita Garcia, all of Rio Verde; three brothers, Fermine Garcia of Slaton, Texas, Eleno Garcia of Post, Texas, and Pedro Garcia of Rio Verde; and nine grandchildren.

The Rev. Valentine Martinez will officiate the services.

Arrangements are by Ellis Funeral Home of Muleshoe.