A memorial service for Juanita Masters, age 92, of Tyler, formerly of Jacksonville, will be conducted at 11 o'clock in the morning Saturday, April 2, 2016, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Don Crawford officiating.
Mrs. Masters passed away Monday, March 28, 2016, at her home in Tyler.
She was born March 14, 1924, in Diboll to George and Clarice (Thomas) Hughs.
Juanita and her husband raised their family in Odessa, Texas, and retired to Jacksonville in 1984. While living in Jacksonville, she was a member of Rusk Church of Christ and was a member of the hospital auxiliary. In 2010, she moved to Tyler where she was a member of West Erwin Church of Christ. She loved to travel, sew and serve others.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dalton Rudolph Masters; three brothers and five
Survivors include her son, Reed Masters of Odessa; daughter, Danita Alfred and husband Gary of Tyler; grandchildren, Lisa Armstrong and husband Travis, Monte Masters and wife Julee, Jared Alfred, and Brooke Alfred. She is also survived by five great-grandchildren, Brance Armstrong, Bailey Armstrong, Abbey Masters, Brett Masters, Chad Masters; and lots of nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Benny Masters, and Betty. She was privileged to have two caring companions, Cindy Beddingfield and Barbara Schmucker.
Memorials may be made to West Erwin Church of Christ, 420. W. Erwin St. Tyler, Texas 75702 or Hospice of East Texas at 4111 University Blvd. Tyler, TX 75701.
Published on March 30, 2016