Velta M. Bouyear went to her heavenly home on February 6, 2018 in Nacogdoches, Texas. She was born in San Augustine, Texas on October 3, 1935 to Elva Pearl & Lavell Murphy. Velta was employed by SHSU in the ROTC department and later in the Math department. Velta was secretary at Calvary Baptist Church in Huntsville.
Velta loved her cats, gardening and studying the Bible. She was a member of Cook Springs Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter; Jan Smith Havens and husband Mickey, sons; David Mark Smith and wife Shirley, and Rory Keith Smith, daughter in law; Lola Gresham Bouyear Grant and husband Phil, stepson; Rick Bouyear and wife Judy, grandchildren; Amanda Sanchez and husband David, Alisa Walch and husband Dan, Kira Blaney and husband Bryce, Tiffanie Smith, Christopher Smith and wife Sine, Farah Ehmer and husband Paul, Christopher Bouyear and wife Jessica, great-grandchildren; Naomi Sanchez, Landon Blaney, Kyndall Blaney and Aubrey Ehmer.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Warren Bouyear.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 1PM at Waller-Thornton Funeral Home Huntsville.
Published on February 7, 2018