August 26, 1947 – November 29, 2020
Funeral service for Jesus Padilla will be held at 2 pm on Thursday, December 3, 2020, at Brownfield Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 6 pm to 8 pm on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, at Brownfield Funeral Home.
Jesus passed away on November 29, 2020, in Brownfield. He was born on August 26, 1947, in Mathis, TX to Jesus and Genoveva Padilla. After high school, Jesus served in the United States Army. Jesus never met a stranger and was very well known, he was best known for his music. He was always the life of the party, loved to play slots, cook and bake. Jesus was a great brother and loved his family.
Jesus is preceded in death by his parents, Jesus and Genoveva Padilla; brothers, Robert Mendoza and Ines Mendoza. Jesus is survived by his sons, Jessie Padilla III and wife Yolanda, and Dominic Padilla and wife Sonia; grandson, Dilion Padilla; granddaughters, Gabriela, Sarah, and Vanessa; sister, Angie Lerma; brothers, Tom Mendoza and Raul Mendoza; numerous nieces and nephews that loved him dearly, and he will always hold a special place in their hearts.