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Church service for Joe Lucas Fuentes, age 67, of Springlake, TX, is scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, March 12, 2020 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church in Earth, TX with Father Leo Pahamtang of Post, TX officiating. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church. Burial will be in Springlake Cemetery.

Joe died Sunday, March 8, 2020 in Littlefield, TX. He was born Oct. 18, 2912 in Moorehead, MN to Jose and Julia (Bustamonte) Fuentes. Joe was a greeter at the church. He enjoyed being a musician, especially playing the electric bass.

He is preceded in death by his mother; one brother, Ricardo Fuentes; and one nephew, Matthew Fuentes. Joe is survived by his two daughters, Korina Perry of Paris, TX and Patricia Fuentes Boyles and her husband, Josh of Plainview; his father, Jose Fuentes of Olton; his four sisters, Delia Martinez, Janie Fuentes, Stella DeLeon and her husband, Pete all of Earth, and Lydia Gonzales of McAllen, TX; his three brothers, Lupe Fuentes, Roberto Fuentes and his wife, Sylvia all of Earth, and Raymon Fuentes and his wife, Beatrice of Dimmitt; his sister-inlaw, Jobita Fuentes of Earth; four grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be made at

Lamb County Leader-News

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