Brandon Ruiz, 20, died on August 30, 2020 at his home in Post, Texas. Private services were held on September 5, 2020.
He was born in Livingston, Texas on October 6, 1999. He worked as a painter in the construction industry. Brandon was a member of the First Baptist Church of Paducah.
Survivors include his parents, Shea and Sande House of Post, Texas; grandparents, Danny Hornsby of Sacul, Texas and Melinda Hornsby of Livingston, Texas; brothers and sisters, Marco Ruiz of Post, Texas, Ben and Ana Ayala of Post, Texas, Chris House of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Kristina Bradford of San Antonio, Texas; nieces: Mayia Ayala of Post, Texas and Janessa and Jazzel Ortiz of San Antonio, Texas; aunts and uncles, Daniel and Brandi Hornsby of Henderson, Texas, Noe and Kimberly Arellano of Shepherd, Texas; and cousins, Dorian Garcia, Marcelina Arellano, Nathalie Arellano, Brooklyn Hornsby and Rylee Hornsby.