COLEMAN — Funeral services for Christine Dempsey, 91, of Coleman, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with Bob Martin officiating. Burial will follow at Burkett Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
She died Friday, July 7, 2017 at Coleman County Medical Center.
She was born Hune 11, 1926 in Spur, to Katie (Farmer) Wright and Martin Wright. On Dec. 21, 1962, she married Ray Dempsey.
Survivors include one son, Larry Mason of Fort Worth; one daughter, Tracy Barnett and husband David of Coleman; four grandchildren, Jackelyn Mason Wiser and husband Joshua, Leassa Mason, Paige Barnett, Laiken Barnett; five great-grandchildren, Loucille and Henry Wiser, Colby and Kayla Williams and Ralston Hinds; a special niece, Shirley Lester and husband Bob; and precious friend, Billie Williams.
She was preceded in death by her husband; and five siblings, William Wright, Jessie Wright, L.K. Wright, Mary Johnson and Omie Slate.