Services for Johnnye Lou Galyean, 61, of Flint will be held Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 10:00 AM in the chapel of Stewart Family Funeral Home with Chaplain Dale Purdy officiating. Burial will follow at Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery under the direction of Stewart Family Funeral Home.
Mrs. Galyean passed away July 3, 2010 in Tyler.
She was born July 10, 1948 in Tyler to T.W. and Vivian Hamilton and was a resident of Tyler all her life. Mrs. Galyean retired from GTE in 2000 after working as an executive secretary for 15 years. She was a member of Green Acres Baptist Church. She enjoyed writing, crafting and quilting, as well as spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Mrs. Galyean is survived by a loving family including her son and daughter-in-law, Winn and Kelly Galyean of Gresham; daughter, Melissa Sanchez of Bullard; grandchildren, Ashley Sanchez, Justin Sanchez, September Galyean, Creighton Galyean and Vivian Galyean; and one great grandchild, Journey Sanchez.
Pallbearers will be Justin Sanchez, John Matthews, Dale Galyean, and Steve Farrell.
Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday, July 6, 2010 from 5:00-7:00 PM at Stewart Family Funeral Home, 7525 Old Jacksonville Highway, in Tyler.
Memorials in honor of Johnnye Lou Galyean may be made to the Alzheimers Alliance, 211 Winchester, Tyler, Texas 75701 or Heart-to-Heart Hospice of Tyler, 1402 Rice Road, Tyler, Texas 75703.