October 2, 1946 – September 29, 2018
Virginia Henry, age 71 passed away on Saturday September 29, 2018 in Gonzales, Texas.
Virginia was born October 2, 1946 in Gonzales, Texas to Pedro and Aurelia Castro Gutierrez.
Virginia is survived by her son John Zapata and wife Jill of Waelder, daughters Rachel Hefley and husband Tim of Lampasas, Margie Zapata of Waelder, and Monica Benavides and husband Rene of Houston, brother Eloy Gutierrez of La Grange, sister Josephine Luna of Waelder, ten grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband James Henry, father Pedro Gutierrez and mother Aurelia Castro Gutierrez, and six brothers, and three sisters.
Family will begin receiving visitors at 1:30 PM Saturday October 13, 2018 with a Memorial Service following at 2:00pm at the Smith Funeral Home Chapel.
- Pedro Gutierrez, Father
- Aurelia Castro Gutierrez, Mother
- Eloy Gutierrez, Brother
- Josephine Luna, Sister
- James Henry, Husband
- John Zapata, Son
- Jill Zapata, Daughter-in-law
- Rachel Hefley, Daughter
- Tim Hefley, Son-in-law
- Margie Zapata, Daughter
- Monica Benavides, Daughter
- Rene Benavides, Son-in-law
- Ms. Henry also leaves behind ten grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, and one great-grandchild to cherish her memory.
- Visitation Saturday, October 13, 2018
- Memorial Service Saturday, October 13, 2018
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Mary Helen Douglas
October 3, 2018
Dear Margie and Family, my heart ❤️ hurts for you all. I didn’t know your Mother had passed until a few minutes ago. My condolences goes out to all and I pray that God will give you all the strength and comfort needed for the days ahead. Your Mother was such a beautiful Woman and Margie, you so favor your Mother, you also have her beauty. Sister I just want you to know that I am here for you. I Love ❤️ you! Mary Helen Douglas
October 2, 2018
My condolences to the family. Virginia was a very sweet and beautiful lady. Everywhere we would see each other she would stop to talk. May God give you all strength during this difficult time. She will be missed. RIP Virginia.