Lenis Fern Seedig preceded by her husband, Wilbert Seedig, passed from this life on Friday, September 3, 2021. She was a long-time resident of Perryton, Texas, and passed away peacefully in her home in Amarillo, Texas.
Lenis Fern attended a women’s college in Denver, Colorado, before marrying Wilbert. She then worked for more than 35 years and retired from Farm Service Agency where she served Ochiltree County. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church. Lenis Fern had a green thumb and enjoyed planting and growing flowers, especially orchids. She also loved spending time with her friends in Perryton playing bridge.
Lenis Fern is survived by her daughter, Sheri Jackson and husband Kent, of Amarillo, Texas. She leaves behind 3 grandchildren, Coy Githens and wife Shalley of Perryton, Texas, Cami Young and husband Brandon of Thrall, Texas, and Tovrea Jackson and wife Deserae of Edmond, Oklahoma. She is also survived by five great-grandchildren whom she dearly loved, Zackery and Braxton Githens, AJ and Delaina Young, and Sloane Jackson. Also, she is survived by a sister, Jolene Miller; two brothers, Jack Wright and Mike Wright; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home in Amarillo on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, from 6-7 p.m. An additional viewing will be held at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home in Perryton on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, from 12-1 p.m. A graveside memorial service officiated by Pastor Richard Laverty will follow at 2 p.m. at Ochiltree County Cemetery in Perryton.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to Museum of the Plains, 1200 N. Main St. Perryton, TX 79070.