Funeral services for Mrs. Susan Gonzales will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at 2:00p.m. at Ricks-Bowers Funeral Home in Jewett. Rev. Gene Garland will officiate. Interment will follow the services at Ash Cemetery near Athens, TX.
Visitation will be held on Saturday with the family present from 4:00p.m. until 8:00p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Gonzales passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bryan. She was born in Athens, TX, to Colan & Nina Lewis, on October 1, 1955. Mrs. Gonzales was a loving mother and loved her grandchildren. She was a very selfless person and often put everyone else’s needs above her own and was known as a great cook by her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of over thirty-eight years, Eddie H. Gonzales of Jewett; one son, Colan Gonzales & wife Nichole of Jewett; one daughter, Stacey Gonzales & fiancé Zac Smith of Bryan; three grandsons, Levi Gonzales, Brody Gonzales, and Keston Gonzales; one sister, Toni Page of Georgetown; one brother, Toby Lewis & wife Dana of Jewett; mother-in-law, Juanita Gonzales of Jewett; brother-in-law, Tony Gonzales of Jewett; three sisters-in-law, Janey Spencer of Jewett, Trina Enyart & husband Ricky of Jewett, and Mary Vaughn & husband Bill of Buffalo; one niece, Joanna Enyart of Jewett; numerous other nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family & friends.
Mrs. Gonzales was preceded in death by her parents; her father-in-law, Ed Gonzales; and her adopted parents, Dorothy & Hoot Singleton.