Melida Martinez, 82 of O'Donnell passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2020. Melida was born in Willacy County, Texas on June 5, 1937 to Yrineo and Rafaela (Solis) Cavazos. She married Feliciano Martinez in 1958. Melida loved the Texas Rangers. She was a devoted homemaker, a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother as well as a great cook. She was a very humble Christian woman who adored her children.
Melida is survived by her children, Melida Martinez Casarez and husband Mauro (Mark) of O'Donnell, Patricia Salinas and husband Tino of O'Donnell, Rose Dixon and husband Joseph of Lubbock and Feliciano Martinez, Jr and wife Thelma also of Lubbock; 16 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Melida was preceded in death by her husband.
In accordance with the family's wishes services are private.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
I want to send heartfelt sympathy to this family. My husband and I live across the street from Rose and Joseph.
Thinking of you and sending prayers for strength.
Love Ann Zwiacher