Jimmy was born Apr. 3, 1955 in Altum, Texas the son of Juan and Petra Flores Estrada. He attended school in Kenedy and later went on to work in various fields of maintenance for both the City of Kenedy and the City of Beeville.
Survivors include his daughters, Erika Estrada of Huffman, Melissa Estrada and Sabrina Estrada, both of Runge; son, Jimmy Lee Garza of Karnes City; aunts, Isabell and Dora Estrada; sisters, Francis Estrada and Peggy Luis Perez; brothers, Juan Estrada and wife Crystal and Paul Estrada; and grandsons, Jakob McDonald and Aiden Billman; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his parents, Juan and Petra Estrada.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., Thursday, Mar. 15, 2012, in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, Mar. 16, 2012 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church with Rev. Norbert Herman officiating. Interment will follow in the Loma Alta Cemetery.