I also live in Texas. The northern half of the state is under a Winter Storm warning. Our high was before 4 AM and the temperatures have dropped all day. Even with outside shelter, this is not good weather for pets to be outside.
I'm sorry for your loss.
Skin kids - Jason, Kevin, Allison
Canine kids - Bennett & Bailey (always in our hearts), Riley, Banker, Rogue and Boz
Feline kids - Zoey, Talley and Abra