Sofia Carrera, 77, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. She was born on Aug. 10, 1936 in Victoria to the late Antonio and Rafaela Garcia Carrera.
Sofia is survived by her husband, Selestino Jimenez of Victoria; daughter, Sandra Elsik; sons, Ray Allen Carrera and John David “J.D.” Carrera; sister, O’Nora Gomez; brother, Richard Carrera; seven grandchildren, Kristen, Brandi, Dominique, Christopher, Addison, William, and Trinity; 11 great-grandchildren, Liam, Hannah, Alyssa, Kanyia, Cassandra, Nathan, Katelyn, Angela, Ethan, Jeremiah, and Isayah.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
The family received friends from 6-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8, at Grace Funeral Home. A prayer service followed at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at Jerusalem Baptist Church, 215 W. Courthouse St. in Cuero, with the Rev. James Shamburger officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery.
Pallbearers are J.D. Carrera, Ray Carrera, Chris Carrera, Sabino Rodriguez, Mark Rendon, Roman Reyes, and Nathan Acosta.
Arrangements under the care of Grace Funeral Home.