Eddie S. Hernandez (Chaboobie), 56, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at Shannon Hospital. He was a beloved son, brother, friend, neighbor, father and grandfather.

He was born on Dec. 20, 1964 to Julio and Eva Hernandez in Del Rio, Texas.

He is survived by his two children Justin J. Hernandez, Jennifer J. Martinez and son in law Christopher Martinez and his three grandchildren, Christopher J. Martinez, Jesiah C. Martinez and Jasmine J. Martinez, parents Julio and Eva Hernandez, brother Oscar Hernadez, Sr. and sisters Gracie H. Lopez, Yolanda. H. Duran, Alicia H. Galindo and brother in law Ernesto Galindo and several nieces and nephews.

He was not afraid of working hard and joined the workforce at a young age. He had a passion for restoring cars and trucks. In 1986 he married Rosa Galvan and had two children. He worked as a truck driver in the oil field for many years and was a man of many trades.

He enjoyed being outdoors and in the water, working in his yard, listening to music, and did not know a stranger. He also made the best BBQ and had the best smile and gave the best hugs. He will never be forgotten by his friends and family and will be greatly missed.

On Friday, March 12, 2021 funeral services were held at St. Ann’s Catholic Church by Father Felix Archibong. Pallbearers included brother Oscar Hernandez, Sr., and nephews Oscar Hernandez, Jr., Arturo Lopez, Jr., Arturo Lopez, III, John David Duran and Ruben Mendez.