Theda B. Amy, age 88, passed away July 4, 2012 in Beaumont. She was born July 14, 1923 in Beaumont to James and Frances Brinson. She was a homemaker for most of her life, traveling and water aerobics. She was a lifetime member of the PTA, she spent nearly 50 years teaching and helping with VBS. At 87 years of age, she went on her first mission trip, traveling to Greece and Thailand. She was a member of the Westgate Memorial Baptist Church. She deeply loved her family and will truly be missed by all.
She is preceded in death by her parents, James and Frances Brinson, her husband of 50 years, Milburn "Bud" Amy Sr., and one brother, Jimmy Brinson.
She is survived by three sons, Milburn O. Amy Jr. of Beaumont, James Amy and wife Nelsalee, of Pearland, and Peter Amy and wife Sandy of West Orange, one daughter, Barbara Amy of Beaumont, six grandchildren, Brandon Amy, Daniel Amy, Joshua Amy, Rachael Amy, Emily Amy, and Felicia Amy.
In Lieu of flowers donations can be made in her memory to Missions in care of the following churches; Westgate Memorial Baptist Church, Beaumont, Calvary Baptist, West Orange, and First United Methodist, Beaumont.
A gathering of family and friends will begin on Saturday, July 7, 2012 from 6-8 p.m. at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Funeral Services will begin on Sunday, July 8, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. also at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Condolences can be made to www.forestlawnmpfh.com.