Ema Jean Browning, 86, of Amarillo, TX died Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Ema Jean was born April 11, 1935, in Sallisaw, OK to Lester and Myrtle Hindman. She was an active member of First Assembly of God in Sallisaw before moving to Amarillo, TX.
She was an engineering assistant at SW Bell-AT&T retiring after a 35-year career.
Ema Jean loved her family and friends and studying the Bible with her dear friend Robert Henry.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Roy Byrd (2014); her daughter, Randi Sullivan (2011); her brother, LeeRoy Hindman; and her nephew, Darwin Duke.
Survivors include her sister, Evelyn McIntyre, of Las Cruces, NM; a daughter, Angie Tiller and husband Danny, of Amarillo, TX; two granddaughters, Vanessa Permenter and husband Jon, of Amarillo, TX, and Meagan Rodriguez, of Katy, TX; grandson, Kevin Gordon; and great-grandchildren, Tanner Taylor, Melanie Nieto, and Kaitlyn Treadway.
We’d like to express a special thank you to BSA Hospice Care of the Southwest, Misty Hill and her team, Brookdale Sleepy Hollow, Rebekah Fitzpatrick, and Juanita Stacey.