OBITUARY

Billie Lou Brock Albrecht

November 23, 1926December 31, 2010

Billie Lou Brock Albrecht, 84, formerly of New Braunfels, Texas, passed away on December 31, 2010 in Waco, Texas. Born November 23, 1926, in Livingston, Texas, she was the daughter of Lora Bell and William Lester Brock.

While living in Pasadena and Houston, Billie was a member of Queens Road Baptist Church, and Freeway Manor Baptist Church. After moving to New Braunfels in 1988, she joined the First Baptist Church, where she found joy in the fellowship of the church, especially through cooking for church-sponsored meals. Prior to that she was a member of Freeway Manor Baptist Church, Houston, Texas and Queens Road Baptist Church in Pasadena , Texas .

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Frederick C. Albrecht, and brothers Tom, Patrick, and William Brock, and sister-in-law Joan Findlay Zora. Survivors include three children; Richard (Karen Mayo-Albrecht) of Tyler, Karen (John Chatmas) of Waco, and Susan Williams (Jim) of Austin; brother Douglas Brock; sisters Myra Bailey, Sandra Estel, and Judy Newsome; nieces and nephews Connie and Cindy Franklin, Sara Garrett, Charles, William, and Robert Brock, Carol Czarneski, Jane McEwen, and Anne Findlay-Chamberlain; three grandchildren: Ryan, Bonnie, and Stephanie; two great grandchildren: Ethan and Christian; two step grandchildren: Avery and Clayton; and one step-great-grandchild, Lillian.

Services will be held Wednesday, January 5 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church, New Braunfels, Texas followed by graveside services at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to one of the following: The American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454 , Alexandria , VA 22312 (www.diabetes.org), The Billie Brock Albrecht Memorial Scholarship c/o McLennan Community College, MCC Foundation, 1400 College Drive, Waco, TX 76708 (www.mclennan.edu), The First Baptist Church, 733 Cross Street, New Braunfels, TX, 78130-5691 (www.fbcnb.org), or blood donations to your local blood bank.

Arrangements under the direction of Zoeller Funeral Home, 615 Landa, New Braunfels, Texas 78130. 830-625-2349

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 5, 2011

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  • Graveside Service
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Karen Honnoll (Williams)

January 4, 2011

So sorry to hear about your mother. I have many fond memories of her and your dad at Queens Road Baptist in Pasadena. I know they are happy to be reunited with each other and all their loved ones who were waiting for them in heaven. I wish I had known sooner that they lived in New Braunfels

Jim and Teresa Rambo

January 3, 2011

Karen, you took such wonderful and loving care of your Mom while she was here in Waco. Teresa and I are delighted to know that she had a smile on her face and that you were with her when she passed. Blessings of peace to you, your family and John!

January 3, 2011

So sorry to hear this Karen..im sure you have great memories of her,my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

FROM THE FAMILY