Jaime Antonio Hernandez, 60, was born December 4, 1960, in Laredo, TX to Juan & Carmen Hernandez. He graduated from Lubbock High in 1979 and later married Grace Hernandez on March 20, 1982, in Lubbock. Jaime worked as a meter reader for Atmos Energy for many years and enjoyed all sports. Some of his favorite teams included the Dallas Cowboys, Red Raiders and the Texas Rangers to name a few. He was a collector of many things familiar or weird which included picking up golf balls whenever seen. He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren; but one thing missed more than some will be his 5:00 am birthday calls to all he knew and loved.
In the early morning of November 21, 2021, Jaime Antonio Hernandez, also known as Papa and Fajah (Fa-zah) was called from this earth and into the arms of his eternal father. Those left to cherish his loving memory are his wife, Grace Hernandez of Lubbock; his son and daughter-in-law, Michael Joseph & Alexandra Hernandez of Lubbock; a daughter, Adriana Nicole Flores of Lubbock; three brothers, Juan Jose and Mary Hernandez, Lucio Enrique & Margie Hernandez, Miguel Isaac Hernandez all of Lubbock; three sisters, Nellie & Jim Johnson of AZ, Lucy & Rory Jackson of FL, Elizabeth Hernandez of Lubbock; seven grandchildren, Elijah, Makayla, Gabriella, Liam, Luis, Andres & Isabella all of Lubbock; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Juan & Carmen Hernandez; two sisters, Maria Del Carmen Hernandez, Carmen Julia Hernandez.
Services for Mr. Hernandez will be 10:00 am Friday, November 26, 2021, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church with Father Rudy Crasta officiating. Burial will follow in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors. A rosary will be held 6:00 pm Wednesday, November 24, 2021, in The Chapel of Broadway Funeral Directors with visitation starting at 10:00 am.