Dominga Flores and Guadalupe Flores



Dominga Flores, 85, of Dumas died on Thursday, December 8, 2022, and Guadalupe Flores, 90, of Dumas, died on Monday, November 14, 2022.  Joint services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, December 12, 2022, at Grace Thru Faith Fellowship, with Joshua Flores officiating.  Burial will be at Northlawn Memorial Gardens.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox.

Dominga was born on July 11, 1937, in Hondo, Texas to Refugio and Antonia Benavidez.  She grew up in Hondo and moved to Dumas in 1979 with her husband and family.  She was a homemaker and provider.  She enjoyed working with flowers, shopping, and going out to eat with family.

Guadalupe was born on May 17, 1932, in Runge, Texas to Augustine and Maria Flores.  He grew up in San Marcos and moved to Dumas in 1979 with his wife and family.  He worked as a welder for many years for Lewis Construction.  He retired after working several years as a truck driver which he enjoyed very much.  He also enjoyed taking care of his animals and working around the house.  He always kept busy as a family man.

They were married on June 3, 1955.

They were preceded in death by a grandson, Chris Flores.

They are survived by eight sons, Viel Flores and wife Angie of Dumas, Mario Flores and wife Yolanda of San Marcos, Guadalupe Flores Jr. of Jacksonville, Fl., Alfredo Flores and wife Christina of Augusta, Ga., Enrique Flores and wife Amelia of San Marcos, Vetel Flores and wife Esperanza of Sunray, Noe Flores and wife Lanora of San Marcos, and Arturo Flores of Dumas; five daughters, Emma Flores and husband Dave of Dumas, Janie Wehr and husband Joe of Perry, Ok., Hope Ritchie and husband Jeff Jolly of Dumas, Milly Reyes of Dumas, and Dominga Criado and husband Ernesto of Amarillo; his sisters, Lucila Moreno and husband Jose of San Marcos and Irene Flores of San Marcos; thirty-nine grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and great-great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, December 11, 2022, from 3:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.

One Reply to “Dominga Flores and Guadalupe Flores”

  1. Viel, sorry to see where your parents passed. You were very blessed to have had them so long. I pray that God gives you and your siblings peace. Your friend Steve Carbajal

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