|Birth: ||Apr. 16, 1915|
|Death: ||Dec. 18, 2011|
Jessie Huitt Blakney, age 96, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 18, 2011, at Trinity Care Center in Round Rock, Texas.
Jessie was born April 16, 1915, in Corsicana, Texas to the late Arthur and Mary Lee Huitt.
Jessie married Robert Lee Blakney on August 1, 1936. He preceded her in death in October, 1987. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Bobbie Lee Fatout, son-in-law Jerry Fatout, grandson Phillip Williams, and granddaughter Sarah Allmond, as well as her brothers and sisters.
Jessie is survived by her daughter Ginger Allmond and her husband Steve of Austin. Her pride and joy, in addition to her daughters, were her grandchildren Marcy Williams of San Antonio, Leslie Wilson of De Leon, Chad Johnson of Granbury, and Brian Allmond of Austin, as well as her great grandchildren Morgan Williams, Brent and Robert Johnson, Adrianne Ullman and Myra Wilson.
Jessie was a longtime resident of Odessa where she was active with the Ladies Auxiliary at Medical Center Hospital. She was a lifetime member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and Rebekahs where she held every office and served on every committee possible. She was a proud member of Highland United MethodistChurch, where she was active in the United Methodist Women and her Sunday school class. She served bereaved families, assisted with wedding receptions, and even baked bread for communion. She left Odessa in March, 2000, and moved to De Leon to be closer to family. She joined the De Leon United Methodist Church where she was active with the United Methodist Women and her Sunday school class. She served bereaved families and baked bread for communion.
Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Odessa, Texas
Source: Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Odessa, Texas
Arthur W Huitt (1881 - 1960)
Mary Lee Sheets Huitt (1875 - 1953)
Robert Lee Blakney (1912 - 1987)*
Lillie Belle Huitt Day (1908 - 1983)*
Arthur Lee Huitt (1911 - 1950)*
Jessie Huitt Blakney (1915 - 2011)
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Plot: Section C, Plot 255, Lot 4
Created by: Judy Blacksher
Record added: Dec 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82325089