Funeral services Elvira E. Fuentes, 77, of Ballinger, were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4 at First Baptist Church. Burial followed at the Latin-American Cemetery. Visitation was held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3 at Lange Funeral Home.

She went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, November 29, 2019.

She was born on March 19, 1942, in Ballinger, to Louis and Erlinda (Quirino) Escobar.  She married Henry Fuentes April 27, 1959 in Rowena. 

Survivors include her children, Enrique Escobar Fuentes, Edward Fuentes Sr. and wife Angie, Raymond Fuentes and wife Becky, and Melinda Sanchez, all of Ballinger, Theresa Jackson, and husband Barry of San Angelo, and David Fuentes Sr. and wife Maria of Rowena; and siblings, Robert Escobar Sr., Carolyn Rocha, Mary Garcia, and Della Castor.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Enrique Guerrero Fuentes; and grandsons, Joey and David Fuentes Jr.