Gloria Salinas, 61, of Knox City, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020. She was born in Haskell on Jan. 31st, 1959 to Jose and Antonia Fernandez.
Gloria loved cooking, sewing, family time and spoiling her grandchildren. She enjoyed shopping but for others, not herself. She also liked dancing and listening to music.
Gloria was preceded in death by her parents, sister Rosa Fernandez and brother Bernadino Fernandez. She is survived by daughters Tonia Alvarado of Knox City and Laticia Sanders of Abilene; grandchildren Israel Alvarado Jr., Miraeya Alvarado, Rosalynda Alvarado and Avery Sanders; sisters Stephania Lara, Marylou Sanchez, Lupe Farina, Rosa Chavez and Clara Anchondo; brothers Joe David Fernandez, Salvador Fernandez, Anton Lewis Fernandez, Serapio Fernandez, Pablo Fernandez and Anastacio Fernandez; also many other family members.
A graveside service was held Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020 at Johnson Memorial Cemetery under the direction of McCauley-Smith Funeral Home. A visitation/rosary was held Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 at the funeral home in Munday.