Ernestine C. Savala 85 of Waxahachie, Texas passed away July 10, 2017, in Ennis, Texas at the Legend of the Oaks Nursing and Rehab Facility. Ernestine was born on June 9, 1932, in Maysfield, Texas to the late Leopoldo Casarez and Victoria Sauceda. Ernestine will be dearly missed by her family and all who knew her.

Ernestine was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jesse Reyes Savala, a brother Able Casarez; sisters Louise Herrera “Reyna” and Carol Cantu.

Ernestine is survived by five sons; Adam Savala and wife Brenda, Jesse Savala Jr. and wife Barbara, Lee Alexander, Gregory and wife Julie, Christopher Neil and wife Allie; daughter Eva Smesny and husband Ron; brother Alfred Casarez; 18 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

There is a memorial service scheduled for Friday, July 14, 2017, at 2:00 PM in the Pat Boze Memorial Chapel of the Wayne Boze Funeral Home located at 1826 W. Hwy 287 Business in Waxahachie, Texas.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie.