- September 6, 2013
- By Staff / Baptist Standard
Johnny Fira, 56, Aug. 7 in Irvine, Calif., after a long battle with heart disease. He had been associatepastor and music minister at Primera Iglesia Bautista in San Angelo. He was a basketball and football official more than 15 years. He also was active in Texas Baptist Men and a board member of Faith In Action. He was preceded in death by his sister, Eliza Guzman. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Linda; daughter, Kristen Borrego; son, Joshua; brothers, Willie Jr., Eugene, and Joe Ray; sisters, Ophelia Cervantes, Evila Cervantes, Gloria Bryant and Linda Fira; and two grandchildren.