Weatherford Democrat

January 3, 2013

Eunice Esther DeLuca


Weatherford Democrat

— Eunice Esther DeLuca, 95, of Weatherford, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, in a local nursing facility.

Service is 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, in the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel with Rev. Sonny Buckingham officiating. Visitation is one hour prior to service, starting at 10 a.m. Interment is 2 p.m. Saturday in Emerald Hills Memorial Park. Galbreaith Pickard in charge of arrangements.

The oldest of 10 children, Eunice was born Nov. 7, 1917, in Caster, La., to Benjamin and Delilah Baker.  She was a LVN, a member of Rock of Helps Church and the Rebekah’s of the Odd Fellows. Eunice loved attending church and related activities.

She is survived by her daughter, Frankie Castle and husband, Ray Agnew, of Weatherford; son, Jerry Hawkins and wife, Donna, of Hollister, Calif.; sister, Evelyn Watson, of Flower Mound; brothers, Arthur Baker, of Fort Worth, and John Baker, of Brooking, Ore.; 10 grandchildren; and numerous great- and great-great-grandchildren.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel