70 year old Hipolito Rivera Morales of Smithville passed away at his residence Tuesday May 13, 2014. He was the son of the late Isidro Rivera Banda and Maria Morales. He was a member of the First Baptist Spanish Church. Funeral services will be held 6:PM Friday Night at DeKalb Funeral Chapel and again on Saturday at 1:PM. Visitation with the family will be Friday from 11:AM until time of the service at 6:PM and again on Saturday from 11:AM until time of the service at 1:PM with Bro. Hector Ortega officiating and burial to follow in DeKalb Cemetery. He is survived by his wife Benita Palomo Hernandez; Children: Raul Rivera, Alejandro Rivera, Jose Luis Rivera, Juan Manuel Rivera, Virginia Rivera, Rojelio Rivera, Noe Rivera and Elvia Rivera; Grandchildren: Jesus Raul Rivera, Bill Rivera, Jesus Alejandro Rivera, Jr., Guadalope Rivera, Jasmine Evelia Rivera, Elvia Rivera, Jesica Rivera, Eduardo Rivera, Renata Rivera, Juan Manuel Rivera, Jr., Ricardo Rivera, Cristofer Rivera, Jacob Rivera, Reveca Rivera, Jeniffer Rivera, Nicole Rivera, Maite Rivera, Naiomy Rivera, Fernando Huriel Rivera, Sebastian Rivera, Keila Rivera and Pricsila Rivera.