Gilbert “Jacob” Solis, age 18, of Brownwood passed away Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 9, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Interment will be private at a later date. Rosary will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8, at the Blaylock Funeral Home Chapel.

    Jacob was a long time resident of Brownwood and attended Brownwood High School. He loved his dogs.

    He is survived by his father Mario Solis of Brownwood; mother, Diana Martinez and husband Dore of Brownwood; two brothers, Mario Cruz and Federico “Rico” Solis of Abilene; two step-brothers, Jerod Martinez of Stephenville and Joseph Martinez of Brady; paternal grandparents, Gilbert and Sofia Solis of San Angelo; and maternal grandparents, Federico and Irma Ruiz of Brady. He is also survived by a number of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends.

    He is preceded in death by his brother, Christopher Ruiz.

    Memorial Contributions may be made to the Corinne T. Smith Animal Center.

    Services have been entrusted to the care of Blaylock Funeral Home, www.blaylockfuneralhome.com.