Death Notices: Nov. 8 to 14
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Lucia Tamez, a young mother from Tracy, was killed in a car crash Tuesday, Nov. 12. She was 28. Services will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., followed by burial in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at the funeral home, and a rosary will be recited at 7 o’clock that evening. Memorial contributions in Mrs. Tamez’s name may be made in care of Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., Tracy, CA 95376.

Ruth Campbell Maddix, 90, a Tracy resident since 1955, died Friday, Nov. 8, at her home. Graveside services in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road, will be private. Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., is handling arrangements, and a guest book is available online at

Danny R. Johnson, 61, of Paso Robles, died Nov. 8 at a care center in Atascadero. Services are pending. Arrangements will be handled by Blue Sky Cremation Service of Atascadero.

• Longtime Tracy resident James Lee Jones, 63, a former Holly Sugar Corp. forklift driver, died Oct. 28. Services will begin at 10 a.m. Dec. 7 at 10 a.m. at Grace Christian Center, 5555 W. Grant Line Road.

• Death Notices briefly announces recent deaths of past and present Tracy residents, as well as people with local ties. Individual notices for people who lived or worked in Tracy or Mountain House, including photographs and lists of survivors, are published in the Tracy Press print edition and posted online each Friday as a courtesy to readers. This page is updated throughout the week as information is received. For information, call the Tracy Press copy desk at 835-3030 or email Questions concerning paid obituaries should be directed to the retail advertising department at 830-4260.
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