Lillian Newcomer

Lillian Newcomer, 86, of Houston, formerly of Comanche County, died Sunday, May 6, 2012, in Houston.Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 10, 2012, at Comanche Gardens of Memory in Comanche County with Larry Newcomer officiating. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday at Stephenville Funeral Home.Lillian was born June 10, 1925, in Martin County, Texas, to the late Jeff and Myrtle Pratt Nichols. She married Eddie Earl Newcomer on Sept. 14, 1946, in Brownfield, Texas. He preceded her in death Aug. 6, 1984.Lillian was a member of Mills Road Baptist Church in Houston. She has resided in Harris County for 16 years. She also resided in DeLeon, Comanche County, Ackerly and Martin County. She was a homemaker.Survivors include two sons, Larry and wife Karen of Houston, Texas, and Eddie and wife Georgia of Lubbock, Texas; one daughter, Kathy Blocker and husband Euel of Stanton, Texas; five grandchildren, Lucas Earl Newcomer of Houston, Texas, Matthew Clay Blocker of Stanton, Texas, Kyle Glen Newcomer and wife Lindsay of Bryan, Texas, Kara Louise Newcomer of Modesto, Calif., and Andrew Walker and wife Amy of Frisco, Texas; two great-grandchildren, Thomas Jackson Newcomer and Ava Corrine Walker; one sister, Vivian Ann Barron and husband Bill of Whitehouse, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.Lillian was preceded in death by her youngest daughter, Doris Kay on Feb. 28, 1993.Memorials may be made to the Mission Fund, Mills Road Baptist Church, 12515 Ann Lane, Houston, TX 77064.Online condolences may be made at obituary