May 16 Obituaries

Rumaldo Canales
Rumaldo Canales, 85,  of Snyder, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in Snyder.
Funeral service for Mr. Canales will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father Raj Arokiasamy officiating. Burial will follow at Snyder Cemetery under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
A rosary will be held at 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Born on Sept. 3, 1933  in Del Rio  to Feliciano and Dionicia (Gomez) Canales, he married Josefina Garza on Feb. 13, 1954 in Snyder. He was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Virginia Barboza and Beatriz Ortegon.
Survivors include his wife, Josefina Canales of Snyder; two daughters, Tina Luera and her husband, Joe, of Snyder and Marina Canales of Lubbock; two sons, Salvador Canales of Snyder and Reynaldo Canales; one sister, Evangelina Canales of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Online condolences may be posted at

Elza Grant
Elza Horace Grant, 92, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at his residence in Snyder
A memorial service for Mr. Grant will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Ira Methodist Church with the Rev. G. Darrell Grant officiating. The service will be under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Elza was a lifelong resident of Snyder. He was born on Jan. 7, 1927 to Edgar and Exa Pearl (Sorrells) Grant. He was a World War II Navy veteran. His career was in the oil business, where he worked in oil production as a tool pusher and driller. Elza bought a hobby farm when he retired. He lived at the hobby farm until he changed addresses at 10:28 p.m. May 14, 2019. If you want to contact Elza at his new address, just mark you mail General Delivery: Heaven.
Survivors include two sons, Dean Grant and his wife, Elizabeth, of Petersburg and Darrell Grant and his wife, Sandra, of Superior, Wis.; one brother, Dale Grant and his wife, Katherine, of Grandview; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Online condolences may be posted at

Don Unruh
Don Ray Unruh, 72, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019.
No services are planned. Arrangements are under the direction of Miller Family Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Mr. Unruh was born on Oct. 29, 1946 in Watonga, Okla. to Jake and Christina (May) Unruh.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jake and Christina (May) Unruh, and one sister, Paula Canaday.
Survivors include his wife, Paula (Shoemaker) Unruh of Snyder; one son, Jake Unruh and his wife, Sarah Chatham, of Austin; three daughters, Donna Kincaid and her husband, Jay, of Roby, Kristi Fisher and her husband, Roy, and Lori Unruh, all of Snyder; five grandchildren, Mechelle Swanson and her husband, Josh, of San Angelo, Sarah Smiley and her husband, Chad, of Eureka, Calif., Ashley Le and her husband, Steven, of Midland, Cody Kincheloe of Lubbock and Zachary Buchanan of Snyder; three great-grandchildren with one on the way; one sister, Elsie Jackson and her husband, Dennis, of Enid, Okla.; one brother-in-law, Leonard Canaday of Oklahoma; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge, 3511 10th St., Lubbuck, TX 79415.
Online condolences may be posted at

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 949    
Snyder, TX 79550
Phone: (325) 573-5486
Fax: (325) 573-0044