Westlake - Zelma Cates, 95, passed away, Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in a local care center.
She was a member of Westwood Baptist Church in Westlake. Her love for Jesus was her top priority. She was also a retired school teacher and enjoyed cooking immensely.
She is survived by her son, Walter Cates; grandson, Andy Cates and wife Kristi; her three precious great grandchildren, Hannah, Halle and Holden Cates whom she loved dearly. She is preceded in death by her husband, Unez Cates; her parents, Christopher and Sarah Webb Fox.
The family would like to thank the staff at Emeritus and all the hospice nurses who cared for Mrs. Zelma.
Her service will be 11:30am, Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Hixson Funeral Home of Westlake. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00pm until 9:00pm and resume Saturday from 9:00am until time of service. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in Converse. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com