Rudy Rodriguez Sr. was called to his eternal resting place on October 19th, 2020. He was born on March 26, 1943 in Lamesa, Texas, born to Juan and Margarita Rodriguez. Raul is survived by his wife of the home Martha Rodriguez, son Rudy Rodriguez Jr. (Glenda), his three daughters; Norma Garcia (Joe), Maria Martinez (Fabian), Jane Rodriguez (Stephen) all of Hobbs, New Mexico, and sister Beatrice Cobarrubio of Hobbs New Mexico. He also had 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.Raul loved the Lord with all his heart and has dedicated his life for 40 plus years as a Minister. He had a Heart that drew souls to Christ with Love and Compassion for people of all walks of Life. He served in The Prison Ministry and Pastored Templo Alabanza (Temple of Praise Church) in Hobbs, New Mexico. He loved spending time with family and friends and watching his favorite football team Dallas Cowboys and enjoyed watching Walker, Texas Ranger.Raul was a loving husband, amazing father and grandpa (Big Pops) his legacy will live on in our hearts thru the way he raised his children and lead them to Christ.He is preceded in death by his parents, A sister Mary Garza and two Brothers Joe Rodriguez, Chris Rodriguez and his granddaughter Aleaha Rodriguez.