Guadalupe Rojas Serna, 97, died Oct. 21, 2007 at her residence with her family by her side.

She was born April 7, 1910, in Mier Y Noriega Nuevo Leon, Mexico to Natividad and Sofia Orta Rojas. She was a resident of Robstown for 63 years.

She had been a member of Primera Iglesia Bautista, Southside Baptist Mission and Segunda Iglesia Buatista in Robstown and Jerusalem Baptist Church in Cuero.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Natividad and Sofia Rojas, and her husband, Pedro Tagiles Serna.

She is survived by her children; Andres (Anita) Serna of Yuba City, Calif., Belia (Juan) Barrera of Corpus Christi, Ernest (Carol) Serna of Orange Park, Fla., Alfredo (Lydia) Serna of Robstown, Guadalupe (Fidencio Jr.) Serna-Lopez of Corpus Christi; one sister, Lilia Rojas Lomas of Monterrey, Mexico; one brother, Natividad Rojas of Galveston, 18 grandchildren, Omar Serna of San Jose, Calif., Belinda (Bill) Dillard of Birmingham, Ala., Zenia (George) Mathews of Citrus Heights, Calif., Glenn (Kathy) Serna of Fremont, Calif., George Barrera and JoAnn Barrera, both of Corpus Christi, Sandra (Ben) Santos of Robstown, Rocky (Sally) Barrera of Calallen, Brenda Perales of Houston, Randy (Phyllis) Serna of Sanger, Russel (Estella) Serna of Gainsville, Peter (Lori) Serna of El Paso, Abbie (Hiram) Reyes of Skellytown, Roen (Cindy) Serna of Frisco, Ernest (Lori) Serrna Jr., of Darmstadt, Germany, Robin Lakhdar Serna of Jacksonville, Fla., Jeff Serna of Port St. Lucy, Fla., Troy Serna of Jacksonville; three step-grandchildren, Fidencio Lopez III of Austin, Marc (Juana) Lopez of Hutto, Omar Lopez of Austin; 40 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 22, at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Service was held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007, at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. Interment followed in Memorial Park Cemetery.

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