Shirley Rae Huckeba, 86, of Gun Barrel City, passed away May 15, 2022. Shirley was born Oct. 6, 1935 to parents William Etheridge Morris and Neva Nell Lewis.
She was a caring and doting mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who loved spending time with her family.
Shirley was an adventurous and free spirited woman. She loved being on the water, boating and watching her grandson race.
Christian by faith, Shirley attended the First Baptist Church in Gun Barrel City. She had a huge and kind heart, one that devoted time and energy entertaining and feeding her beautiful family.
Shirley will be dearly missed, by all of those she met and knew in her lifetime.
Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, husband Charles Huckeba and sister Janet Kay Bell.
She is survived by her sons Randy Huckeba and daughter-in-law Gloria of Mesquite and Tony Huckeba and daughter-in-law Lisa of Haslet, brother-in-law Charles Carter, grandchildren Christopher Randall Huckeba and wife Jessica, Candice Valdez and husband Erik, Nicholas Huckeba and wife Kristyn, Andrew Huckeba and wife Celaina, Ashley Thompson and husband Philip and Tyler Tindal, great-grandchildren Carlee Regann Huckeba, Julianna Huckeba, Enzo Ray Valdez, Ashtyn Marie Huckeba, Brandon Keith Huckeba, Cooper Austin Huckeba, Audrey Claire Huckeba, Nathan Charles Huckeba, Olivia Ryan Thompson and Elliette Claire Thompson along with several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A Celebration of Life service will be held in the Chapel of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 8, 2022 officiated by Reverend Bryan Jones.
A burial will follow immediately after service located at the Greenview Cemetery in Brashear.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.eubankcedarcreek.com for the Huckeba family.