Rafael Corcoles

Rafael Corcoles

Rafael Corcoles, 80, of Dumas, died March 29, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

Mr. Corcoles was a native of Lascanos Michoacan Mexico and a resident of Dumas for the past 10 years. He was a farm laborer and was of the Catholic faith.

He is preceded in death by a son, Marcus Corcoles; a daughter, Martha Mondragon; and his parents, Juan and Aqapita Zuniga Corcoles.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Gamercinda Martines Corcoles of Dumas; five sons, Luis Corcoles, Juan Corcoles and Osbaldo Corcoles all of Dumas; Roberto Corcoles of Lake Village and Pedro Corcoles of Star City; two daughters, Rosaura Mondragon of Hamburg and Nicolasa Cendejas of Dumas; a brother, Arturo Corcoles of Pine Bluff; three sisters, Trina Jimenes and Consuelo Sallnas both of Mexico and Asuncion Arriaga of Indiana; 33 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held April 1, at 2 p.m. at Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home Chapel in Hamburg with Rev. Ariel Hernandez and Rev. Greg Comer officiating.

Burial will be at Hamburg Cemetery.

Pallbearers are grandsons, Juan Mondragon, Leonel Corcoles, Bobby Corcoles, Hector Cendejas, Bernardo Corcoles, Homar Mondragon, Marcos Corcoles and Roberto Corcoles Jr.

Visitation is March 31 at 5 p.m. with a prayer service at 6 p.m. at the funeral home.