Lillie Mae Acosta
A Funeral Service for Lillie Mae Acosta, 89, will be Saturday, December 4, 2010, at 2:00 pm at Cason Monk-Metcalf Sunset Chapel with Pastor Kevin Poage of Clawson Assembly of God and Rev. Dock Lazarine officiating. Interment will be at Precella Cemetery in Nacogdoches, Texas
Lillie died on November 29, 2010, in Nacogdoches. She was born February 3, 1921 in Nacogdoches, Texas to George and Emma Lazarine. She married Lawrence Acosta in 1938 and they had eleven children: Mary Buster of Nacogdoches, Texas, Pat and Johnny Dixon of Pollok, Texas, Jeanie and Travis Pinkston of Nacogdoches, Texas, Margie Dixon of Lufkin, Texas, Carol and Johnny Sims of Orange, Texas, Kenneth and Sylvia Acosta of Nacogdoches, Texas, Gale and Lupie Acosta of Lufkin, Texas. She is also survived by 39 grandchildren, 78 great-grandchildren, 22 great-great-grandchildren; brother Doc Lazarine of Gary, Texas, sisters Lavern Gresham of Nacogdoches, Texas and Jeanie Tipton of Arizona; brother-in-law Leo Acosta of Nacogdoches, Texas; sister-in-law Evy Keller of Pearland, Texas.
Four children preceded her in death: J.C. Acosta, Franklin Acosta, James "Bubbie" Acosta and Naomi Acosta Vann. Pallbearers will be Donny Buster, Jason Acosta, Keith Dixon, Franky Strickland, Craig Acosta, Kevin Acosta, Billy Church, John Sims, Jamie Acosta, Rodney Vann and Brad Acosta.
Visitation will be from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Friday, December 3, 2010. Prayer Vigil Service will follow at 7:00 pm with Deacon Gary Trevino and assisted by Pastor Tony Shaw.
Condolences may be offered at www.casonmonk-metcalf.com.
Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors.