Funeral service for Lillie Seely, 89, of Lamesa will be held Monday, December 30, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Lamesa Church of Christ with Minister Mark Hackett officiating. Interment will follow at Dawson County Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday, December 29, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Branon Funeral Home. Lillie passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019 in Lamesa. She was born July 16, 1930 in Velma, Oklahoma to Ben and Pearl (Webb) Foster. She married Orville Seely April 5, 1950 in Lamesa, Texas. They were married 66 years. She worked alongside her husband on the farm. Orville and her loved traveling. She loved spoiling her grandchildren and loved her great grandchildren. She loved the lake trips with the family. Her peanut butter cookies were loved by all. She also enjoyed sewing and crocheting. Lillie is survived by her children, Nancy Howard and husband, Danny of Ackerly, and James Seely and wife, Cynthia of Lubbock; grandchildren, Michelle Pepper and husband, Kevin of Patricia, and Jody Howard and wife, Tana of Ackerly; and great-grandchildren, Kamryn, Kylar, and Kolby Pepper, and Cali and Cree Howard; brothers, Leo Foster and wife Lola Mae of Duncan, Oklahoma, Jessie Foster and wife, Margaret of Odessa and Jimmy Foster and wife, Carolyn of Midland. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Orville Seely in January 25, 2017; brothers, G.A. Foster, Bennie Foster and infant brother, Webb Foster. Family suggests memorials to Lamesa Church of Christ/Missions 702 N. 14th, Lamesa, Texas79331. To send condolences online, please visit www.branonfuneralhome.com.
Published on December 28, 2019