Yolanda Garcia Nunez

August 7, 1937 - September 5, 2023

Yolanda Garcia Nunez, 86, of Beaumont, died Tuesday, September 5, 2023. She was born on August 7, 1937, in Port Arthur, to Petra Galindo Garcia and Gabriel S. Garcia.

Yolanda graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1956. She was a member of LULAC 394, a CYO sponsor for Cristo Rey Catholic Church, and a volunteer for Our Lady of Assumption School. Yolanda loved feeding people. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

Survivors include her son, Raymond Nunez and his wife, Liz, of Beaumont; daughters, Christine Luquette of Beaumont, and Patricia Wong of Groves; grandchildren, David Luquette; Natalia Leija and her husband, Arturo; Miranda Looney and her husband, James; Raymond Nunez II and his wife, Katrina; and Cruz Wong; great-grandchildren, Nathaniel Leija, Natalee Leija, Isabella Looney, Afton Looney, James Looney, and Crew Nunez; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, David Nunez; and eight siblings.

Memorial contributions for Mrs. Nunez may be made to Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, 4445 Avenue A, Beaumont, Texas 77705.

A gathering of Mrs. Nunez’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., with her Rosary to be recited at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, September 7, 2023, at Broussard’s, 2000 McFaddin Avenue, Beaumont. Her funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, September 8, 2023, at Broussard’s, with her interment to follow at Magnolia Cemetery, Beaumont.


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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary McFaddin Ave.
  • 2000, Mcfaddin Avenue, Beaumont, Texas, 77701,
  • September 7, 2023
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Broussard’s Mortuary McFaddin Ave.
  • 2000, Mcfaddin Avenue, Beaumont, Texas, 77701,
  • September 7, 2023
  • 6:00 pm

Funeral Service

Broussard’s Mortuary McFaddin Ave.
  • 2000, Mcfaddin Avenue, Beaumont, Texas, 77701,
  • September 8, 2023
  • 10:00 am


Magnolia Cemetery
  • 2291, Pine St, Beaumont, TX, 77703,

Comments (14)

    Delia Garza says:


    Maria says:

    My sincere condolences to the Nunez family.

    Lorrie R Garza says:

    My deepest condolences to your family Christine, Raymond, and Patricia. I have great memories with y’all and your parents growing up in Beaumont. From the Garza family down the block May peace fill your hearts and soul.

    Jerome Fertitta Jr says:

    Raymond, My family and I are so sad to hear about the loss of your mother. We pray for comfort and healing in days to come.

    Jerome Fertitta Jr says:

    Myself and family are very sad to hear of the loss of Ms. Nunez. May the family find comfort from all those who share in their love and memories of her.

    Robert, Irma Salazar & Mr. Caudillo says:

    Christine, Raymond, Patricia & Nunez Family
    Our prayers & thoughts are with each of you. Your Mom was such a sweet and beautiful lady. God bless you all.
    Bobby & Irma Salazar & Mr. Robert Caudilllo

    Paula De luna Vasquez says:

    I am so sorry for your loss.. your mom was a great women.. she well be miss .. May she Rest In Peace..

    Debbie Gonzales Holton says:

    To the family of Mrs. Nunez,

    I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mom was beautiful on the inside and out. I also remember your dad well, David. Such a beautiful couple. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

    Gloria Derrick says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss.

    Patricia, I still have the memories of us going after school to grab fresh Mexican food from mama Nunez! Such a sweet and kind lady..

    Eternal rest grant unto her, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon all your departed faithful servants.

    Continuous prayers for you and your family.

    Marta Gonzalez says:

    My deepest condolences to the Nunez family.

    Sue Ramirez says:

    My dear Yoyo! I love you and miss you! We were the last of that generation of our family. How many memories we had of those years. You will always be in my heart and I cherish you forever. God bless you!

    Jim Brocato says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. I am sorry to learn of your mother’s passing.
    God bless you and your family.

    The Chimeno, McGinnis, Leggett, Hartley Families says:

    Our deepest condolences go out to all of the Nunez Family. We are truly sorry to hear of the passing of your matriarch. May she rest in eternal peace and may all of you be comforted by your treasured memories together.
    Sara Chimeno, Dean Rusty Chimeno, Bootsie and Godfrey Leggett, John and Will McGinnis, and Brett and Christine Hartley

    Tony Brocato says:

    Raymond, I am sorry to hear about the death of your mother. You and your family are in our prayers. Tony and Cathy Brocato

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