Zelta Ann Rich, 76, of Gordonville, Texas was called to her eternal home on Sunday, November 22, 2020.
Zelta was born on March 16, 1944 in Gordonville, Texas to Hurshel and Estella (Briley) Dutton. She married Wendell Rich on March 17, 1961 in Sherman, Texas. Zelta was a homemaker and a talented artist, she loved to paint. She was a Christian woman and as a young mother she served as a Camp Fire Girls leader, she was a certified Life Guard and an accomplished water-skier. Zelta and Wendell loved to travel and have spent their life traveling all over the world.
She is survived by her husband, Wendell Rich; grandson, Madison Lee Hamilton, sister, Greta Cecil; sister-in-law, Brenda Dutton, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Zelta was preceded in death by her parents, Hurshel and Estella Dutton, daughter, Mistie Rich,daughter, Lisa Hamilton and brother, Eldon Dutton.
A funeral service honoring Zelta will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, November 30, 2020 at Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro, officiated by Rev. Rick Carney and Rev. Paul Terral. Interment will follow at Gordonville Cemetery in Gordonville, Texas. A time of visitation for family and friends will be held on Monday, November 30, 2020 one hour prior to services at the funeral home.
So sorry for your loss, Wendell.
We will miss our dear Aunt Zelta may she Rest In Peace in the arms of her girls. We loved her dearly.
Wendell, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Whitesboro Meals on Wheels
Prayers for you and your family, Wendell. Zelta’s spunky spirit will be greatly missed! Your friend, Kat West
We are so sorry to hear about Zelta, She will be missed dearly. Our love and prayers go out to you Wendell.
Oh Wendell. I’m so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed Zella and her cats
She will be missed by everyone including her cats! You are in my prayers friend
I will remember our good times for the rest of my life. I loved your laugh, your knowing ways, and your kind heart. Im sure the angels have plenty of paint and canvas waiting for you. I love you Zelta Ann.
I am sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Prayers to you and your family Wendell! Thinking of you. Zelta was such a kind soul.
Zelta thought the world of You, sweet friend, thanks.