Sophie E. Barnes, a resident of Wimberley, passed away Monday, August 15, 2016 at the age of 104. She was born in Rosenberg, Texas on December 25, 1911 to Ignac Gratzek and Frances Paviliska.
Sophie is preceded in death by her mother and father. She is survived by her two daughters; Elaine Dean of Houston, Joyce Jordan and her husband William of Wimberley, and her four grandchildren; Matthew Rucker, William Jordan, Jr., Dottie Busby, and Rhonda Vest. She is also survived by her four great-grandchildren; Harlie Rucker, Taylor Vest, Heather Busby, Brian Busby and his wife Stephanie, and two great-great-grandchildren, Reese Busby and Carter Busby.
The family will receive friends at Thomason Funeral Home in Wimberley on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and The Rosary will begin at 7:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Mary Catholic Church on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. For more information, please call Thomason Funeral Home at 512-396-2300 or sign the guest book at www.thomaonfuneralhome.com