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Francisca (Yanez) Alvarado

February 20, 1950 ~ November 29, 2020 (age 70)


Francisca Alvarado, age 70, of Rotan, Texas, passed away Sunday, November 29, 2020.

Services will be held Friday, December 4, 2020 at two o’clock pm at Four Square Church, Officiated by Sammy Turner. Visitations December 3, 2020 from five pm to seven pm. Arrangements are under the direction of Weathersbee Ray Funeral home in Rotan, Texas. Burial following at Belvieu Cemetery in Rotan, Texas.

Frances was born on February 20, 1950 in Rotan, Texas to Lino Yanez Sr. and Hortencia Gomez. She was a devoted mother, momo, great grandma, sister, and friend. She loved watching her grandbabies on Facebook live anytime they had a sporting event. She dedicated her time and energy to her family.

She is survived by Daughters, Patricia Whitefield and husband Mitchell of Rotan, Texas; Amanda Alvarado and husband Benito of Roscoe, Texas; Monica Kelley and husband Damon Sr. of Brownwood; son, Daniel J. Alvarado Jr. (DJ) and wife Holly of Abilene; sixteen grandchildren; Johnny Whitefield and wife Sherri, Stacie Howard and husband Justin, Dakotah Whitefield and wife Shannon, Dallas Whitefield, Matthew Cuellar, Alexandria Cuellar, Blade Whitefield, Jacob Cuellar and wife Mireya, Danielle Kelley, Cera Cuellar, Peja Kelley, Elizabeth Kelley, Nathan Alvarado, Faith Alvarado, Damon Kelley Jr., Abbey Alvarado, and sixteen great grandchildren; Xaybian Whitefield, Jenesis Howard, Xephenn Whitefield, Jailynn Whitefield, Jason Whitefield, Javier Mellado, Ariela Cuellar, Taven Whitefield, Karley Whitefield, Austin Whitefield, Makenna Cuellar, Amiyah Whitefield, Jiovanni Cuellar, James Howard, Ryan Whitefield, and Samuel Whitefield; five sisters; Mary Helen Garza, Jaine Reyes, Ester Bowlin and husband Dale, Terry Garza and husband Reuben, Dolores Basquez and husband Mark; three brothers; Ysidro Yanez, Armando Yanez, and David Yanez, and many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Lino Yanez Sr., and Hortencia Gomez, granddaughter, Echko Whitefield, two little angels in Heaven, two brothers, Lino Yanez Jr., Louis Yanez Sr., two nephews; Michael Martinez and Phillip Yanez, and two nieces; Nikki Yanez and Missy Garza.

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December 3, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Weathersbee Ray Funeral Home
111 N. McKinley
Rotan, TX 79546

Funeral Service
December 4, 2020

2:00 PM
Foursquare Church
701 N.McKinley
Rotan, TX 79546

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