Service for Lela Dea Colmer, 99, of Cleburne, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 28, 2014, in the Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Chapel. Pastor Tony Tawater will officiate. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Colmer passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014, in Cleburne. She was born Jan. 28, 1915, in Whitney to William Frank and Emma Neuton Clements Burkleo. She married Emmett Colmer on Dec. 14, 1933, in Cleburne and he preceded her in death.
Mrs. Colmer was a homemaker who loved to garden, quilt, read and play 42 with friends. She attended school in Lone Willow Community and was a member of Lone Willow Baptist Church for 69 years. Her faith, family, friends, and church family were great sources of strength and comfort for her.
Survivors include her daughter, Lela Jean Hanna and husband, Jerrell; son, Gary Emmett Colmer and wife, Adrienne; grandchildren, Karen Horn and husband, Garry, and Mark Hanna and wife, Stacy; great-grandchildren, Nick Hanna, Mikah Horn, Tom Horn and Blake Hanna; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Lorene Beene and Johnnie Burkleo.
You may sign guestbook, view obituary and photo at www.cpcleburne.com.
Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Funeral Home
512 N. Ridgeway Drive
Cleburne, TX 76033