Funeral services for Herbert Torres, 81, of Lake Jackson, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at First Baptist Church in Brady. Burial will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery in Brady. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 6 at Leatherwood Memorial Chapels in Brady.
He passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020 in Lake Jackson.
He was born March 21, 1938 in Coleman County to Benito Torres and Longina (Gonzales) Torres. He married Mary E. Guajardo on July 24, 1965 in Dallas. He served in the Texas National Guard for eight years.
Survivors include his wife, Mary E. Torres of Lake Jackson; sons, H. Matthew Torres and wife Stephanie of Lake Jackson, and Adam S. Torres and wife Stephanie of Kaufman; daughter, Natalie McIntyre and husband Ray of Clute; brothers, Frank Torres, Fernando Torres, and Raymond Torres and wife Linda, all of Brady; sister, Mary Melendez and husband Jesse of Brownwood; grandchildren, Randy McIntyre, Anthony McIntyre, Aaron McIntyre, Race McIntyre, Savannah Torres, Aubrey Torres, and Kahlan Torres; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Benito Torres Jr.; and sister, Henrietta Castaneda.