Maria "Tita" Avila
August 28, 1961 ~ September 9, 2023
Maria "Tita" Avila - age 62, passed away September 9, 2023, in Springfield, TN. We ask that you join us today to celebrate the life of our beloved mother Maria “Tita” Avila. Mom was preceded in death by the love of her life of 45 years Juan A. Alvarez. Today she is survived by her 5 loving children, 3 step children as well as their spouses/ partners Adam Alvarez & Jessica Alvarez, Jerry Alvarez & Autumn M. Meade , Nicky Alvarez & Amber Alvarez, Ashley Alvarez & Harvey Paz, Carmen D. Alvarez, Juan Alvarez, Tony Alvarez (deceased), Brenda Lee Alvarez, 20 grandchildren, 2 great grandsons, 1 great grandson unborn, 2 brothers, 3 sisters, and many nieces and nephews. Mom is finally at peace , and resting with her loved ones who preceded her in death. We will join together on this day not to remember the ailments or reasons for her demise. However, we will celebrate her smile, her spontaneity, and her love. We look past the frail state she was in and recall the sassy diva she was. The suffering is over, she has taken her place in heaven and is seated at the right hand of God where she will await for the rest of us. A Celebration of Life Service will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Western Hills Church, 7565 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209 on Saturday, September 16, 2023. Services conducted by Compassion Funeral and Cremation Services, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104, Nashville, TN 37209. (615) 857-9955. We are proud to be locally owned and operated.