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Joe Amos Cuellar

March 17, 1940 ~ March 17, 2022 (age 82)

Obituary

Joe Amos Cuellar  was born March 17, 1940 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas to Joe S. and Virginia (Nelson) Cuellar. 

Joe was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and graduated from Booker T. Washington High School Class of 1958, Mt. Pleasant.  He was an avid hunter, tennis player, musician; playing three instruments the trumpet, saxophone and the piano.  He also loved Jazz music.  He had a hobby of creating knives and was a gun collector.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter Felicia Cuellar Lloyd, one brother.

He leaves to cherish his memories his wife Lula Cuellar, Mt. Pleasant, Texas; sons Joe F. (Chontae) Cuellar, Longview, Texas,  Benjamin (Shanetta) Thomas, Mansfield, Texas, Joey R. Cuellar, Bayside, CA; daughters Angie (Sean) Berry, Los Angeles, CA,  Dion (Kevin) Mitchell, Kilgore, Texas, Sharon (Kevin) Boson, Mesquite, Texas,  Lenesia Teycer, Mt. Pleasant, Texas; 21 grandchildren, 33 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren; brother George (Verma) Turner, Mt. Pleasant, Texas; sisters Betty Portis, Springfield, OH, Mary F. (James) Watson, Mt. Pleasant, Texas,  Laura Dixon, Dallas, Texas, Dixie Lyons, Houston, Texas; special friend Lucius J. (Barbara) McGill, Mt. Pleasant, Texas;  host of cousins, relatives and friends.

 

 

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Services

Celebration of Life
Saturday
March 26, 2022

11:00 AM
Tumey Mortuary Chapel
611 North Gibson Ave.
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

Closed Casket
Saturday
March 26, 2022

11:00 AM
Tumey Mortuary Chapel
611 North Gibson Ave.
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
March 26, 2022

Piney Cemetery
268 County Road 1680
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

There will be no public viewing at the Funeral Home on Friday

Tumey Mortuary Chapel
611 North Gibson Ave.
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

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