Salvador Garcia-Barajas, 65, of Waxahachie passed away Friday, Aug. 19, 2011, in Waxahachie. He was born Feb. 13, 1946, in Tamazula, Jalisco Mexico, to Gregorio Garcia and Hermelinda Barajas.

Salvador was a great husband and dad. He was very reserved and was a good listener. He believed in working hard, providing for his family and was admired by many people for his courage for never giving up. He was the favorite son and sibling of his family. Salvador loved the Lord and was a great servant of God.

He is survived by his loving wife, Luzelena Garcia; his children, Jonathan Ricardo Garcia, Jose Luis Garcia and Alba Nydia Garcia; his brothers, Ruben Garcia, Pedro Garcia and Ramon Garcia; his sisters, Eva Garcia and Lupita Garcia; and a host of many friends and extended family who will forever miss him and love him.

Services to celebrate his life are scheduled for 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, at the Pat Boze Memorial Chapel of Wayne Boze Funeral Home, Waxahachie, with the Rev. Derlon Wilson officiating.

Visitations for family and friends will be held from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011, and Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, at Wayne Boze Funeral Home.