Rodney Ray Ballesteros Sr., 40, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009.

He was born on June 24, 1968 in Hollis, Okla. to Gilbert Ballesteros Sr. and Rachel Martinez Ballesteros.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Rachel Ballesteros; and his son, Jesus Ballesteros.

Survivors include his wife, Sandy Ballesteros of Corpus Christi; his children, Rodney Ballesteros Jr. and Phillip Michael Ballesteros, both of Corpus Christi; his father, Gilbert Ballesteros Sr. of Banquete; his sister, Norma Ballesteros of Oklahoma; two brothers, Gilbert Ballesteros Jr. and Dennis Ballesteros, both of Corpus Christi; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at St. Andrews Church in Calallen. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.