Henry Stambaugh Cavazos

Henry Cavazos


Henry S. Cavazos passed away on August 19, 2018 at the age of 61 at UTMB in Galveston.   

Born in San Benito, Texas, he was the son of Elsworth Stambaugh and Gertrude Cavazos. He lived most of his life in Edinburgh,Texas and worked as a migrant in the fields.His Faith in God was strong, especially in his last days. He enjoyed drawing, writing letters, dancing and reading. He will be remembered for his humor, compassion and laughter. 

He was preceded in death by his father Elsworth Stambaugh and grandparents Estefana and Ricardo Cavazos. He is survived by daughters; Melody K. Bergara (Jason) and Emily Ann Stambaugh (James) and 4 grandchildren. 

Visitation will be held on August 30,2018 at 7:30 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church in Huntsville with private interment to follow. Special thanks to UTMB at Galveston, Carnes Funeral Home and Grace Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Texas Inmate Families Association.