Santiago “Jimmy” Andrade, 70, of Mineral Wells, Tx passed away peacefully on December 29th, 2022. Jimmy was born in Coleman, Tx to Mike and Maria Andrade. After graduating from Coleman High School, he attended Texas State Technical College, earning his Associates degree in Commercial Arts. After working as a commercial artist, Jimmy then worked as a recruiter for Manpower where he met his first wife Elly. The two settled in Mineral Wells with their two daughters. He continued out most of his career with Southwestern Gas as a gas pumper. He continued his creative passions throughout his life by painting and landscaping. After the death of his first wife, Jimmy found companionship and married his second wife Romelia. The two were married for 9 years. Jimmy will be dearly missed and always remembered.
Jimmy was greeted in heaven by his mother and father, Mike and Maria Andrade, brothers, Sammy and Mike Jr., late wife Elly Andrade, and brother-in-law, Angel Candelario. He will be remembered by his wife, Romelia Andrade; loving daughters, Elizabeth and Erica Andrade; stepchildren, Shawn and Monica Shrew and Rosa Valverde; grandchildren, Erica Rousseau-Roche, Adrianna Rousseau, Kasey Rousseau, Brittny Rousseau, Jonah Washington, Cassidy, Jersey, Cruz, Charlie, Elijah, Sophia, Aryka, Jackie, Stella, and Jackson; brothers Salvador and Richard Andrade; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and loving friends.
Per Jimmy’s wishes, we request all of Jimmy’s loved ones to join us in celebrating his beautiful life at Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 3rd at 10 AM with graveside services to follow at Woodland Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 PM Monday evening at the funeral home.
Pallbearers are as listed: David Holbrooks, Kyle Roche, Angel Candelario, Kasey Rousseau, Eric Cortez, and Rene Rodriguez. Honorary Pallbearers: Jonah Washington, Cruz Rodriguez, and Elijah Cortez.