A graveside funeral service for David Garza, 49, of Brownwood, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at Greenleaf Cemetery under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

David passed from this life on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017 in Brownwood.

John David Garza was born on Dec. 24, 1967 in Coleman to Isaias and Alicia (Herrera) Garza. He was raised in Santa Anna and graduated from Santa Anna High School. David had a great love of bull riding, rodeos, cooking out and especially the Dallas Cowboys. He loved being with family, especially his nieces and nephews. David was a sweet soul with a big heart. He will be missed, but his memory will remain in our hearts forever.

David is survived by his father, Isaias Garza, Sr. of Brownwood; two sisters, Elsa Garza Ortega and husband Joe of Brownwood and Ruth Garza Pannell of Brownwood; a brother, Isaias “Ike” Garza, Jr. and wife Sabrina of Brownwood; step-father, Bonificio Ibarra of Brownwood; nieces and nephews, Jason Baxter, Jonathan Ortega, Jordan Ortega, Brooke Grundy, Cynthia Ramon and Jade Ortega; and numerous cousins, aunts, and uncles.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Alicia Ibarra; and a sister, Rose Northrup.

Condolences can be offered to the family online at heartlandfuneralhome.net.