Mike G. Araguz, Jr.

Mike G. Araguz

Mike G. Araguz, Jr., 61, of McGehee, passed away on March 18, 2016.

He was a truck driver for most of his adult life and was a member of Holy Child Catholic Church in Dumas. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his children and grandchildren.

Mr. Araguz was born on June 25, 1954 at El Campo, Texas and was the son of the late Mike Araguz, Sr. and Pauline Garcia Araguz.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Manuel Jalemo.

Survivors include his wife, Janet Wood Araguz; two sons, Mikie Araguz and his wife, Kathy of McGehee and Alan Richardson and his wife, Tamara of Hamburg; a daughter, Mindy Chance and her husband, Allen of McGehee; three brothers, Juan Araguz of Wharton, Texas, Mike Araguz of Texas, and Lupie Araguz of Houston, Texas; two sisters, Lupe Bustermante of Flugerville, Texas and Lela Flores of Lubbock, Texas; and nine grandchildren.

Visitation is March 21 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Funeral services will be held on March 22 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Ben White officiating. Burial will follow at Tyro Cemetery.