In memory of

Jesus G Ayala "Chuy"

Dec 25, 1943
Jan 23, 2021


Jesus G Ayala, 77, born December 25, 1943 in Asherton, Texas went to be with our Lord , Saturday January 23, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas.

He is preceded in death by his parents Gabriel and Juanita Ayala, and brothers Alejandro Ayala and Jose Ayala.

He is survived by his children Jesse Ayala Jr, Armando Ayala, Cindy Ayala, Nora Ayala, and San Juanita De La Pena.  He is also survived by his brothers Gabriel Ayala Jr, Ricardo Ayala, and Alvaro Ayala, as well as numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Viewing and Rosary will be Wednesday February 3, 2021 from 5:30pm to 8pm at Johnson Funeral Home 134 Missouri Ave S Salem, OR 97302.  Mass will be Thursday February 4, 2021 at St. Joseph Catholic Church 721 Chemeketa St NE Salem, OR 97301.  Interment services to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery in Woodburn, Oregon.

Service Information

Funeral Mass
Thursday February 4, 2021
St. Joseph Catholic Church
721 Chemeketa St NE Salem, OR 97301
Interment services to follow at St. Luke's Cemetery in Woodburn, Oregon

Messages of Sympathy

  1. Cynthia Marie Ayala says:

    Dad .. I love you so much and we are all going to miss you ♥️
    Getting tattoo of me and Nora meant more then you knew , I will be with you for infinity
    Please watch over me and my babies
    It’s not goodbye .. See you soon Pops

  2. Carmen says:

    RIP Jesse... I’m sorry we never got to share a father/daughter relationship. We tried . But unfortunately just a little to late in life and we were both set in our ways. I had always heard I got my stubbornness from you. I know you are at peace now. And watching over all of your children ❤️.

  3. Kayla Ayala Guerrero says:

    Grandpa you will be greatly missed! Thank you for always being there for me and my brothers. I will always be grateful for the time we spent together. I hope I made you proud. I will always be your girl, your one and only guera.
    Love you forever,
    Kayla Ayala Guerrero

  4. Cande garcia says:

    To the ayala family my compadre rest in peace cucos padrino will be misse

  5. Nora Lisa Ayala says:

    I ❤️ you so much dad. I am thankful I got to see you once last time! I will hold my memories and cherish them forever! You are missed so much already. I am in denial you’re gone.
    Know that I love you so much and you hold a special place in my heart.
    I picture you playing golf and watching out for us. I will always remember our family vacations Shasta lake, boating., Christmas trees The love you had for hunting! So many memories are flooding my mind! Please give my love to my grandma and grandpa. I will love you forever and a day dad.
    My heart is missing a piece since you left this world. Loving you always
    Nora Ayala

  6. Jane Guajardo says:

    I'm so sorry not being able to see you! Love you and may you rest in peace. Your cousin Jane Guajardo

  7. Anonymous says:

    My deepest condolences to all of the Ayala family. I’m so sorry fir your loss, so hard to believe that he is gone. Our parents have been such good friends all our growing up. The are compadres, he was a very sweet loving man. A man who was a proud father . His family was alway first. Had good sense if humor. Beautiful smile. My heart ♥️ is with you all. You are in our prayers and thoughts. So many memories from when we were little with your dad. Rest In Peace Jessie Ayala Sr.
    Prayers From my family to yours!
    Joanna Zepeda (Solís)

  8. Shawn GARZA Martin says:

    I am one of his unmentioned kids. I’m so sorry I took so long to call you. But glad we got to talk things out. Just wish you would’ve fought this like you said you would so I could’ve came to Texas to see you. I love and miss you dad. Glad I got to hear your voice a couple times before you left us. Tell everyone hi and keep a good eye on us down here. Till we see each other again dad. I love you. I’m sorry I took so long to call. But glad I heard your voice again. Love and miss you. May you Rest In Peace and enjoy golfing again. I love you so much. And will miss you terribly

  9. Brad & Ada Dixon says:

    Our sincere condolences for your loss.

  10. Staff of Johnson Funeral Home says:

    Thank you for trusting Johnson Funeral Home with his arrangements. May he rest in peace.

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