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Virginia H. (Hernandez) Clive

July 21, 1934 ~ May 12, 2022 (age 87)

Obituary

Virginia H. Clive, 87, of Brownsville, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, May 12, 2022, at Sunshine Haven in Olmito.
She was born in Brownsville, TX, to Petra Pina and Eutimio Hernandez on July 21, 1934. She married Jesse E. Clive on November 5, 1957, in Brownsville. She went to school at Sister of Mercy and graduated as Licensed Vocational Nurse; soon after, she went to Dallas, Texas, where she worked at St. Paul's Hospital. Mrs. Clive returned home to Brownsville, where she worked with Dr. Bea Hawkins for 18 years and then with Dr. Mario Henao for ten years. After that, she went to work for eight years at Brownsville Medical Center, where she received the Order of the Palm Award in only her second year of service. She was always passionate about serving others; she refused to retire and continued working at Fiesta Adult Day.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Edward Clive Sr.; son, Jesse Edward Clive Jr.; grandson, Jesse Edward Clive III; three sisters, Petra Flores, Ofelia Haywood, and Mary Hill; brothers, Emilio, Efrain Hernandez, Eutimio, Jr., and Ernesto Hernandez.

Mrs. Clive is survived by her children, Robert Cyril Clive, Mark Anthony Clive, and Margaret (Don) Clive White; a brother, Eduardo Hernandez; 9 grandchildren, Jeffrey, Patrick, James, April, Lance, Mark, Michael, Dillon, and Meagan; 7 great-grandchildren, Jeffrey, Victoria, Cashner, Madeline, Scotty, Taylor and Alexander.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm with a Rosary at 7:00 pm on Monday, May 16, 2022, at Garza Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at St. Luke Catholic Church. Committal will follow at Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Mark, Mark II, Robert, Michael, Lance Clive, and Eddie Hernandez.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a memorial donation may be given to Sunshine Haven Inc. at https://www.sunshinehaveninc.org/donate.html
You may send your condolences and or sign the guestbook at garzamemorialfh.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Garza Memorial Funeral Home, 1025 E. Jackson St. Brownsville, TX. (956) 542-5511.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
May 16, 2022

4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Garza Memorial Funeral Home
1025 E. Jackson
Brownsville, TX 78520

Rosary
Monday
May 16, 2022

7:00 PM
Garza Memorial Funeral Home
1025 E. Jackson
Brownsville, TX 78520

Funeral Mass
Tuesday
May 17, 2022

2:00 PM
St. Lukes Catholic Church
2800 Rockwell Dr.
Brownsville, TX 78521

Interment
Tuesday
May 17, 2022

3:00 PM
Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens
4464 Old Port Isabel Rd
Brownsville, TX 78526

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