Obituary for Benito Barrera Jr.
Benito Franco Barrera, Jr., 56, of Andrews passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017 in Andrews.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate his life at 3:00 PM Friday, May 5, 2017 for a graveside service in the Andrews North Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 8 AM – 2 PM. Services are under the personal care of McNett Funeral Home. Please celebrate his life by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Benito was born on November 15, 1960 in Pecos to Benito Franco Barrera, Sr. and Juliana Lopez Barrera. He was raised in Pecos and Andrews and graduated from Andrews High School in 1979. He had worked for Modern Thriftway in Andrews, Bayless Grocery Store in Sun City, AZ, and Big Tex Trailers in Odessa. He had lived in Andrews most of his life and was a past member of Apostolic Worship Center in Andrews. He had enjoyed skiing in Cloudcroft, NM, all types of music, and loved the Dallas Cowboys. He was preceded in death by his father, sister, Susana Barrera, and brother, Eliazer Barrera.
Benito is survived by his mother, Juliana L. Barrera of Andrews; 3 brothers, Martin L. Barrera of Odessa, Ramon L. Barrera and wife, Yvette, of Odessa, and Uriel L. Barrera of Odessa; 1 sister, Maria B. Fernandez of Andrews; and several nephews and nieces.
Anyone who would like to bring food, it can be delivered to Bethel Community Church, 909 SW 3rd Street, Andrews, Texas on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 9 AM to 1 PM. If there are any questions, please contact Anna Garcia 432-631-9371