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“To Tia Gloria, my cousins Robert, Mary Ann, Ruby, Ricky, Jimmy, Salvador, JoAnn, and the rest of the family:My thoughts and prayers are with you all...Read More »
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Robert H. Cavazos, age 76, of Floydada, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, August 25, 2016. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church in Floydada. Burial to follow at the Floyd County Memorial Park. Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m., Monday, August 29, 2016 at the Moore-Rose Funeral Home. Arrangements are under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home of Floydada.

Robert was born on July 21, 1940 to Antonio Cavazos and Angelita Torrez in Kennedy, TX. He married the love of his life, Gloria Vasquez on January 8, 1962 in Haskell, TX. He loved playing his guitar and accordion. When he had family gatherings, he would play his instruments and sing to everyone there. He was a mechanic and the go to person if something was wrong with your vehicle. One of his favorite hobbies was fishing. He was also a big Dallas Cowboy fan. When the Cowboys were playing he was inseparable from his television. He brought joy and laughter to a room with his charm, witty jokes and funny stories. What he loved the most was being with his family and kids, especially his grandkids and great grandkids.

He is preceded in death by his daughter; Roxann Cavazos, his parents, and siblings; MaryAnn Espinoza, Salvador Cavazos and Fabian Torrez.

Robert is survived by his wonderful wife of 54 years, Gloria Cavazos of Floydada, three daughters; Mary Ann Reyes and husband Moses of Floydada, Ruby Ann Espinoza and husband Rafael of Carlsbad, NM, Jo Ann Chavarria and husband Victor of Floydada, four sons; Robert Cavazos Jr. and wife Carmen of Austin, Salvador Cavazos of Floydada, Ricky Cavazos of Austin, Jimmy Cavazos and wife Tiffany of Fort Worth, 18 grandchildren; Rocky Reyes, Jermey Lafuente (Ashley), Antonio David Cavazos (Angelica), Andrew Tyson Cavazos (Felisha), Christopher Reyes, Crystal Medellin (Marty), Matthew Cavazos, Roxanne Espinoza, Joshua Chavarria, Roxanne Chavarria, Roxann Cavazos, Justin Cavazos, Rafael Espinoza, Devin Reyes, Tristan Cavazos, Corey Cavazos, Madison Cavazos, Casey Cavazos, seven great-grandkids; Nori Medellin, Karah Lianne Cavazos, Elyanna Medellin, Hanna Lafuente, Emma Lafuente, Jaden Lafuente, Abel Lafuente, two brothers; Lupe Torrez of Floydada, Angel Torrez of Floydada, two sisters; Angie Gonzalez of Levelland and Ophelia Salazar of Hereford.