Mary Lee Heckman – October 17, 2012

Mary Lee Heckman, 92, of Amarillo, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012.
Graveside services will be at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon with Dr. G.A. Roach officiating.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mrs. Heckman was born June 30, 1920, in Quanah to Charlie and Elizabeth Kindrick and grew up in Chillicothe.  She married Melvin Heckman on Aug. 6, 1938, in Silverton, where she lived several years. Mrs. Heckman was an Amarillo resident close to 50 years.  She was a Christian.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Heckman on March 23, 1995; and eleven brothers and sisters.
Survivors include two daughters, Wanda Heckman and Gloria Wetrosky, both of Amarillo; a son, Melvin Louis Heckman, Jr. of Conroe; eight grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be to American Cancer Society, 3915 S. Bell St., Amarillo, TX 79109.
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