Jesus Flores Martinez Jr., 72, of Brownfield, Texas, passed away on January 5, 2021, surrounded by his children. He was born to parents Jesus Martinez and Elena Flores, on February 18, 1948, in Del Rio, Texas.
Jesus served in the United States Army from 1967-1969 and is a Vietnam Veteran (1968-1969). He was awarded the Army Commendations Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, National Defense Service Medal, and Vietnam Service Medal with Two Bronze Service Stars.
He married Maria, the Love of His Life, in 1969, who survives him. Jesus is also survived by one son and four daughters. Jesus Jaime III and wife Eileen, Brenda Limon and husband Rudy, Kristy Morin, Vanessa Velasquez and husband Raul and Clarissa Huron and husband Manuel as well as 20 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Jesus will always be remembered by his family as their Hero!
Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021, from 10 am–8 pm with a Rosary at 6 pm at Brownfield Funeral Home. Funeral Service with Military Honors will be on Friday, January 15, 2021, at 10 am at Brownfield Cemetery.