Nora Jane Perkins Tice Harkrider, 85, of Dumas, died on Friday, April 3, 2020. Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox.
Jane was born on December 8, 1934 in Hollis, Ok. to B.I. and Mable Royal Perkins. She graduated as valedictorian from Arnett Community High School. Growing up and in adulthood she excelled in volleyball and basketball. She was a homemaker and had worked for Coffee Tire for many years as a bookkeeper until retirement in 2005 at the age of 70. She was a member of 5th St. Church of Christ.
Jane married Max Harkrider on April 11, 1979 in Clayton, NM.
She is survived by her husband, Max Harkrider of Dumas; six sons, Robin and Loretta Tice of Dumas, Casey and Lisa Tice of Dumas, Larry and Dorothy Harkrider of The Colonies, Hank Harkrider of Dumas, Mickey and Gretchen Harkrider of Garland, Corey and Pam Tice of Humble, Texas. She was Grandma Jane to eighteen grandchildren; twenty-nine great grandchildren; and twenty-four great-great grandchildren.
The family suggests in lieu of flowers, memorials be sent to Great Plains Nursing and Rehab, 315 E. 19th St., Dumas, Texas 79029 or Moore County Hospice, 224 E. 2nd, Dumas, Texas 79029