Elida Sanchez, 72, of Slaton passed away surrounded by family on Thursday, June 25, 2020. She was born January 1, 1948 in Big Spring. At a young age the family moved to Slaton where she attended school. She married Fernando Sanchez, who preceded her in death in 2012 after 27 years of marriage. Elida was a woman of faith, regularly praying for others and reading her bible. She was also a caregiver who was able to recognize the needs of family and friends. She displayed compassion to all she came in contact with.
Those left to cherish her memory are her son, Trino Sanchez, Sr. of Slaton; four siblings; five grandchildren, Trino, Jr, Trino, III, and Trino IV, all of Slaton, Joshua Adams and James Thomas, both of Midland; and one great-granddaughter, Abigail Sanchez.
Private services will be held at a later date.