Theresa “Teri” Rodriguez, age 53, of Waxahachie, passed away Sunday, April 30, 2017. She was born March 21, 1964, in Bellmead, Texas to Guadalupe and Esther Ramirez. Teri graduated from Waxahachie High School in 1982. She was employed at the Tiger Mart at the corner of Marvin and Ferris, where she was known for her smiling face. She would do anything for anyone who asked. She was a sweet, loving, caring person and was known to her kid’s friends as “Mama Teri.” Her favorite hobby was sewing and embroidering handmade blankets for her friends and family.

Survivors include her mother and father, Esther and Guadalupe Ramirez of Waxahachie; two sons, Jonathan Rodriguez and Carlos Rodriguez both of Waxahachie; sister, Martha Andrade; three nieces, Erica Ramirez, Delores Alva and husband Paul and Micayla Cervantes; two nephews, Pedro Cervantes, Jr. and Thomas Ramirez; great-nephew, Isaac Alva; great niece, Cali Martina Alva and numerous extended family in Waxahachie and Waco. Teri was preceded in death by her brother, Ralph Ramirez.

Visitation for family and friends will be 6 to 8 PM Friday, May 5, 2017, in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be 10 AM Saturday, May 6, 2017, in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home with Pastor Ruben Andrade officiating. Interment will follow at the Fairview Cemetery in Hubbard, Texas.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main St. Waxahachie, 75165.