Jennifer Rae Cave

Jennifer Rae Cave

Nueces County, Texas, USA
Death 18 Aug 2005 (aged 21)
Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
Burial George West, Live Oak County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 17648826 · View Source
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Jennifer Rae Cave, 21, died on Aug. 18, 2005, in Austin.
She was born March 12, 1984, to Charles and Sharon (Custer) Cave. She attended school in Bishop before moving to Corpus Christi in 2000 and graduated from Carroll High School in 2002. She was employed as a legal assistant in an Austin law firm.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, W.C. Custer.
Survivors include her mother, Sharon (Custer) Cave, of Corpus Christi; her father, Charles Cave of Sinton; two sisters, Vanessa Cox of Dallas and Lauren Cave of Norman, Okla.; a brother, Clayton Cave of Sinton; her grandmother, Myrtle Hines Custer of Fredericksburg; two uncles, Brian Custer of Seattle, Wash., and Jason (Heather) Custer of Alice; a niece, Hannah Custer; a nephew, Chaney Custer; her extended family, Jim Sedwick, Whitney Sedwick and Hailey Sedwick; and numerous great-aunts, great-uncles and many relatives of George West. She was the great-granddaughter of Ruby Hines.
The funeral service was held Tuesday, Aug. 23, at All Saints Episcopal Church in Corpus Christi. A private burial followed at the George West Cemetery.


The Jennifer Cave Act authored by Rep. Juan Garcia, D-Corpus Christi, and Rep. John Otto, R-Dayton, and signed by the governor makes desecration of a human corpse a second degree felony and takes effect Sept. 1. The measure also provides counseling for jurors who are subjected to graphic images shown in murder trials.

Cause of Death: Murdered

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