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Jean Guess

September 3, 2013 by Randy Keck

Monday, January 23, 1928
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 2:00pm
Couts Memorial United Methodist Church
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford, TX

Jean GuessJean GuessJean Guess, 85, died Thursday, August 29, 2013, surrounded by family in Weatherford.

Born Jan. 23, 1928, to John Mack and Mary Katherine Tanner Bell, Jean Bell Guess grew up and attended school in Rochester. In 1946, she married the love of her life, Curtis Guess, and together they enjoyed making their home in Millsap. Jean was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. She always had a smile and either fresh baked cinnamon rolls or a pecan pie. Much of her time was spent watching her beloved Texas Rangers.

Jean was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Curtis Andrew Guess; and her parents, John Mack and Mary Katherine Bell; a brother, John Shelby Bell; and sisters, Cora David, Lena Corley, Lula Mae Capers, and Margaret Fore.

Survivors include her daughter, Vickie Durant and her husband, Jerry, of Weatherford; grandson, Brian Durant of Weatherford; granddaughter, Diane Durant of Fort Worth; great-granddaughters, Kindel Elise and Andie Elizabeth; brother, Frank Bell; brother-in-law, Frank Snow; sisters-in-law, Wanda Snow, Helen Guess, and Dorothy Guess; numerous nieces and nephews; and The 42 Bunch.

The funeral Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Couts Memorial United Methodist Church, 802 N. Elm St., Weatherford. Interment: Hill Cemetery.

Services in care of White's Funeral Home.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, December 1

  • AHS Ladycats vs. Springtown at Aledo;

    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.
    JV, 5 p.m.
    9th, 5 p.m.

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