Juan Manuel Garza aka Johnny Blade of Sanderson passed away Tuesday August 2nd, 2016, in Odessa at the age of 56 years. Juan was born on September 7th, 1959, to Lupe Garza Sr. and Ursula Campos Garza in Luling, Texas. Juan never stood still, he was always working. He never met a stranger. Juan loved to tinker, if he saw something broken, he had to fix it. His barbeque brisket will be missed.
Juan is survived in death by his mother, Ursula Campos Garza; his daughter Telma Garza and girlfriend Cynthia Lozano; his sisters, Estela Corpus and Husband Richard Corpus of Luling, Anita Perez of Luling, Elvia Castanon of Luling, Andrea Adams and husband John Adams of Douglass; his brother, Lupe Garza and wife Queta of Sanderson; his grandchildren, Michael Garza, Savannah and Justin Rubio, Maria Ann Rae and Sahara Castro; and numerous nephews and nieces.
Juan is preceded in death by his father, Lupe Garza Sr.
Pallbearers will be; Roddy Garza, John Paul Perez, John Anthony Adams, Adrian Castanon, Richard Corpus Jr., and Michael Garza.
Funeral service will be on Friday, August 5th, 2016, at 1pm at the High school Auditorium in Sanderson, Texas. Funeral service will begin at 2pm on Saturday August 6th, 2016, at Primera Eglesia Bautista in Luling, Texas. Burial will be at Cementerio Bautista in Luling, Texas.
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