Jean L. Hembree, 76, of Denton, passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2013. She was born on December 25, 1936 in Longview, Texas to James Speake and Mittie Adams Speake. She married Thomas Hembree in Denton on November 23, 1974.
Visitation will be held on Monday, May 13, 2013 from 5-7 pm at DeBerry Funeral Directors. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:00 am in the Chapel of DeBerry Funeral Directors. Burial will follow at Swisher Cemetery in Lake Dallas.
Jean is survived by her daughter, Rebecca Hatcher and husband Richard of New York,NY; son, Randall Richardson and wife Anita of Norman, OK; sisters, Elaine Johnson and husband Ken and Linda Carson and husband Ronnie; 13 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband; daughters, Pamela Mills and Lisa Genova; son, Mark Richardson; brother, Bill Speake; and her parents.