Minerva Sanchez, 66, of Dumas, TX passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021.
Rosary services will be held at 6:00 P.M. on Friday, May 7, 2021, at Boxwell Brothers Memorial Chapel, 500 N. Maddox. Funeral Mass will be held at noon on Saturday, May 8, 2021, at St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church with Father Gabriel Garcia officiating. Burial will be at Northlawn Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas.
Minerva was born on November 26, 1954, in Salinas Victoria, Mexico to Siprian Hernandez and Maria De Jesus Garcia Hernandez. She was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing, cooking, gardening, and listening to music. She especially enjoyed having her grandchildren over to the house. She was a member of St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church.
She married Joel Sanchez on December 24, 1977, in Salinas Victoria, Mexico.
She is survived by her husband, Joel Sanchez of Dumas; two sons, Joel Eric Sanchez and wife Karla of Ft. Worth and Luis Sanchez and wife Artemia of Dumas; two daughters, Griselda Magana and husband Bryan of Fort Worth and Joanna Guerra and husband Juan of Dumas; two sisters, Maria De Los Angelas Garcia and Juanita Perez, both of Mexico; a brother, Manuel Hernandez of Mexico; and fifteen grandchildren, Benzamin, Vallery, Santiago, Sofia, Roselyn, Luis Jr., David, Lexis, Ciara, Jayme, Jayden, Julian, Yasmin, Aliyah, and Paola.