Juan Manuel Reyes Sr.

February 20, 1951June 2, 2012

Christian Mass of the will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2012 for Juan Manuel Reyes, Sr., at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church in Lufkin. Visitation will begin at 6:30 p.m. with Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Monday evening in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel. Juan Manuel Reyes, Sr., 61, of Diboll, son of the late Hilaria (Robles) and Alejandro Reyes, was born February 20, 1951 in Valle Hermoso, Tamulipas, Mexico and passed away June 2, 2012 at Hospice in the Pines Inpatient Unit in Lufkin. Mr. Reyes was a resident of Diboll for over 40 years and was employed with Temple Inland in Diboll for over 25 years. Survivors include wife, Lucila Reyes; daughter and husband, Letty Vargas and Alejandro, all of Diboll; son and wife, Juan Reyes and Kyrie of Huntington; son and wife, Gabriel Reyes and Lucinda of Houston; daughter, Celsa McGaughey of Atascocita; daughter, San Juanita Reyes of Diboll; brothers, Jose Reyes and Rogelio Reyes; sister, Celia Bustillos; brother, Feliciano Reyes; sister and husband, Maria G. Perez and Martin; sister Hermelinda Palomino Reyes; grandchildren, Blain, Alexus, Ethan and Isabelle Reyes; Ryan, Tony, Matt, Isiah, Audrianna and Khloe Reyes; and Chandlyr and Eli McGaughey. He is preceded in death by his parents. Pallbearers will be Julio Espitia, Jesus Espitia, Alberto Morado, Noe Aguilar, Marcus Perez, Adrian Perez and Rogelio Reyes, Jr. Honorary pallbearer will be Angel Reyes. Condolences may be offered at Services have been placed in the trust of Gipson Funeral Home


  • Funeral Service Tuesday, June 5, 2012
  • Visitation Monday, June 4, 2012

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Martha Garcia

February 13, 2017


Ana y Roberto Castillo Sr.

June 5, 2012

Nuestro mas sincero pesame por la perdida de su ser tan querido.


June 4, 2012

Rest in peace juan!
U will be missed!

Gabriel Reyes

June 4, 2012

Miss you my papi!!!!!! Will always love you my father.thanks for making me the man i have become. Always my papi, forever you will be!!!

Hector y Erica Robles/Amaya

June 4, 2012

May you rest in peace, you will be missed, but always remembered..we'll never forget the happy person you were.

Hector y Erica Robles Amaya

June 4, 2012

May you rest in will be missed,and always remembered, we'll never forget the happy person you always were.

Tamesha Reyes

June 4, 2012

He will be missed. May he rest in peace

Marcos Perez

June 4, 2012

Tio Juan u were a great man loved by all you will be dearly missed. Love you Tio.

chandlyr mcgaughey

June 4, 2012

pa.we will miss you soo... much u will ALWAYS be in our hearts i love an miss u!

June 4, 2012

We will love and miss you, Papi.
-Alexus Reyes