Irma Heflin, 71, died Monday, May 5, 2008 at her home after an illness.

She was born July 3, 1936, in Bad Tolz, Germany to Franc and Anna Reingrouber. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary. John and Irma celebrated their golden wedding anniversary on April 25 with family and friends. Irma was a homemaker. She loved to sew, crosstitch and crochet sweaters for her grandchildren. She enjoyed traveling with her husband to visit friends in the Hill Country.

She is survived by her husband, John S. Heflin; her son, Tyron J. Heflin (Amarr); her grandchildren, Jacob Asher Heflin and Erin Nicole Heflin; and a brother and sister who reside in Germany.

Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 7, in the Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Bill Simmons officiating. Burial followed in Robstown Cemetery.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home