Jehu "Lee" Longoria
September 12, 2000 – May 20, 2019
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial for Jehu “Lee” Longoria, 18, is scheduled for 4 PM on Friday at St. James Catholic Church with burial to follow in Forrest Memorial Park.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home and from 3 PM until service time at St. James Catholic Church.
Lee died on May 20, 2019 as a result of an auto accident. He was born in Booneville, MS on September 12, 2000 to Silvano and Rosa Longoria. He was a member of the Kossuth High School graduating class of 2019. He worked at the Dollar General in Kossuth and attended church at St. James Catholic Church. He played in the KHS band and loved music especially the Beatles. He enjoyed reading Steven King books, being around his friends and loved his cat, Louie.
He is survived by his parents, Silvano and Rosa Longoria; brother, Joan Longoria and sister, Isis Longoria all of Corinth. Grandfather, Jose Aquines of Corinth; Grandmother, Francisca Longoria of Brownsville, TX; aunts and uncles, Juan and Norma Longoria of Corinth, Jerry and Stephanie Longoria of Ripley, Jose and Leticia Longoria of Brownsville, TX, Jesse and Imelda Longoria, Mario Longoria, Carlos Longoria of Mexico, Frances and Saul Delgado, Maria and Gerardo Mena, Marcela and Javier Garcia of Brownsville, TX and a host of other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his Grandfather, Ubaldo Longoria; Grandmother, Maria Aquines; adopted family, Gary Stanford and John and Leota Stanford.
Pallbearers will be Tory Stacey, Rashad Bush, Emanuel Longoria, Juan Longoria, Joan Longoria, Craig Byrd, and Brendan Smith.
Honorary pallbearers are Erik Longoria, Diego Longoria, Jaley Adams, Byron Hastings, Brandon Harvell, Larry Stanford and the 2019 graduating class of Kossuth High School.
Father Mario Solorzano will officiate the service.
Online condolences can be left at www.MemorialCorinth.com
- Tory Stacey
- Rashad Bush
- Emanuel Longoria
- Juan Longoria
- Joan Longoria
- Brenden Smith
- Erik Longoria, Honorary Pallbearer
- Diego Longoria, Honorary Pallbearer
- Jaley Adams, Honorary Pallbearer
- Byron Hastings, Honorary Pallbearer
- Brandon Harvell, Honorary Pallbearer
- Larry Stanford, Honorary Pallbearer
- 2019 Class of Kossuth High School, Honorary Pallbearer
- Visitation Thursday, May 23, 2019
- Mass of Christian Burial Friday, May 24, 2019
Jehu "Lee" Longoria
May 22, 2019
Lee was a joy and inspiration to all. He was a good friend and will be greatly missed.