Delpha Jeweldean “Jean” Thurman, 86 of Amarillo, passed peacefully in her sleep on March 30, 2021. She was born September 11, 1934, in Almond Arkansas to John Robert and Jamie Parle (Long) Garrett.
She lived in California with her family for many years and became a true Texan to be near family.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at More Church, located at 1511 W. Amarillo Blvd. Arrangements are under the personal care of Lighthouse Funerals and Cremation Services.
Jean was a loving wife and mother. She worked as a hair dresser for many years and loved arts and crafts. Her faith in God never wavered and she demonstrated this faith in all aspects of her life including her involvement in church related activities.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Those left to cherish her memory are her beloved husband of 69 years, Ken; son Ken Jr. and wife Susan, daughter Susan and husband Will; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren, as well as many extended family members.
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