Jose Diaz, age 93, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at his home in Ennis. He was born on March 23, 1924 in Tuleta, Texas to Alejos and Vincenta (Hernandez) Diaz. He was a fine Christian man; raised his children on a farm, working very hard.Â He was an excellent provider and a great story teller. Jose is survived by his wife Adella Diaz; children, Joe Diaz Jr. and wife Rosa, Janie Hernandez and husband Archie, Josephine Maldonado and Jesse, Johnny Diaz and wife Mary, Mary Hickman, Gloria Hickman, and Roy Diaz; numerous grandchildren, and great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, Alejos and Vincenta Diaz, and twin boys, David and Daniel Diaz. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday- Thursday, September 19-21, 2017 at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Ennis. Funeral Services are scheduled for 11 A.M., Friday, September 22, 2017 at the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Chapel in Ennis. Burial will be held at 1 P.M. in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas.