Marie S. Corbett,87, died February 2, 2014 in Waco.
Funeral services at Aderhold Funeral Home Chapel in West, with Rev. Greg Way officiating. Burial will follow at Gerald Cemetery near Leroy.
Mrs. Corbett was born in Brownwood TX on November 8, 1926 to Homer G. and Ethel (Chamberlain) Seamans.
She attended Brownwood Schools and was a 1943 graduate of Brownwood High School prior to attending Howard Payne University.
On April 4, 1947 she was united in marriage to Dr. Joseph H. Corbett in Brownwood and he died November 9, 2011.
Marie was a homemaker and was president and bookkeeper for Ye Olde Pawn Shop in Waco for 17 years. She was a faithful member of the Elm Mott United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Junior League and the P.T.A., both in Waco. She enjoyed water color painting, gardening, reading, computer card games and tending her beautiful flowers. She especially loved spending time with her children and attending their activities.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents; a son, John Paul Corbett; brothers, Billy Seamans and Dale Seamans; and sisters, Susie Turner and Jean Freeman.
Survivors include: son, James Corbett of Elm Mott; a daughter, Lisa Corbett Tucker (Ricky) of Pipe Creek; a sister, Margaret McQueen; grandchildren, Jason Corbett, Tiffany McDaniel and husband Derek and Nikki Mattick (Keaton); great grandchildren, Cody and Colt Mattick and Gavin and Dakota McDaniel; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.