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In Memory of

Zulema G. Cantu

February 28, 1937 - August 1, 2016

Obituary


Zulema Garza Cantu, 79, of Baytown, TX went to be with her Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, August 1, 2016. She was born on February 28, 1937 in Rosita, Coahuila, Mexico. She was a member of La Nueva Betel de Baytown Iglesia Bautista in Baytown, TX for over 30 years where she served God in different ministries. She attended Colegio Biblico in Eagle Pass, TX.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Jesus and Aurora Garza of San Antonio, TX. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Clemente Cantu Jr. of...

Zulema Garza Cantu, 79, of Baytown, TX went to be with her Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, August 1, 2016. She was born on February 28, 1937 in Rosita, Coahuila, Mexico. She was a member of La Nueva Betel de Baytown Iglesia Bautista in Baytown, TX for over 30 years where she served God in different ministries. She attended Colegio Biblico in Eagle Pass, TX.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Jesus and Aurora Garza of San Antonio, TX. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Clemente Cantu Jr. of Baytown; children, Diana Lynn (Salvador) Tamez of Baytown, Rudy (Margaret) Cantu of San Antonio, Ernest (Kim) Cantu of Atascocita, Carla Marisa (Eloy) Garcia of Houston, and Laura Cantu of Baytown; grandchildren, James and Gabby Tamez, Janiece Cantu, Rudymichael Cantu, Justin and Emily Cantu, Courtney and Curtis Wyche, Cheyenne Haynes, Ryan Garcia and Brissa Garcia; brothers, Oscar (Celia) Garza, Ricardo (Paula) Garza, Rafael (Juanita) Garza and Carlos Javier (Ester) Garza; and numerous nieces, nephews and close friends.

Zulema loved the Lord her God and his son Jesus Christ and served Him by being a very active member of La Nueva Betel de Baytown Iglesia Bautista. She enjoyed visiting the sick, teaching Sunday school to both adults and pre-school children, teaching a weekly bible study women's class, and helping in Vacation Bible School. In the last few years, she was the Sunday School Director.

A visitation is scheduled for Thursday, August 4, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Earthman Baytown Funeral Home located at 3919 Garth Road in Baytown, TX. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 5, 2016 also at Earthman Baytown Funeral Home with Pastor Edgar Quiroga officiating. Graveside service to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery, 8624 Garth Road, Baytown, TX.