Alfred H Benavides, 83, went to be with his Lord on May 2, 2017. He now joins his beloved wife Helen Benavides and son Alfred Benavides III. He was born to Alfred Benavides Sr and Angelina Hernandez May 1, 1934 in San Antonio, Texas. He moved to Houston in his early twenties and became a master mechanic starting with automobiles through much of his adult life. He moved to Huntsville, Texas in his mid 40's and retired from Sam Houston State University where he applied his skills in the machinery department. He is survived by his children; daughters, Patricia Uribe (Roy), Angie Garcia (Widowed) and son Robert; granddaughters: Maria Vazquez (Ralph), Michelle Uribe (Shelby), Cassandra Nicolas (Tony), Daniell Pynn (Kyle), Melissa Parish ( William Carl), Miranda, Alicia, Lyndsey Little (Ethan), Harley; grandsons: Roy Uribe (Karla), Danny Garcia (Brenda); 20 great-grandchildren and 7t-great grandchildren.
Services will be June 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Waller Thornton Funeral Home. Officiating Father Fred Valone
Published on  June 12, 2017