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Jean Kathryn Ashcraft

January 16, 1924 ~ June 13, 2015 (age 91)


Jean Ashcraft, 91, of Santa Fe, passed away Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 18, 2015 at Emken Linton Funeral Home. Burial will be 1:00 p.m., Thursday at Bold Spring Cemetery in Livingston, Texas. Visitation will be 7:00 - 9:00p.m., Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at Emken-Linton Funeral Home in Texas City.

Jean Ashcraft was born January 16, 1924 in Galveston, Texas to Parents Alfred L. Ober and Charlotte Gates. She was a member of the Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Santa Fe, a member of the First Christian Church in Texas City. She was also a member of the Eastern Star OES # 979 for over 72 years.

She is preceded in death by her beloved son, David Wayne Dowdy; husband, Clifton J. Ashcraft; brothers, Alfred Ober, Marion Ober and A.C. Pete Ober.

Survivors include brother, R.L. "Bob" Ober of Alvin; sister, Violet Churchill of Santa Fe; grandchildren, Jeannie Jo Henze and husband Karl, Troy Tucker, Luke Wayne Dowdy and Summer Dowdy; great grandchildren, Nathan Johnson and wife Brittany, Bryce Dowdy, Adrianne Rivera, Austin Dowdy, Hervy Seale; daughter, Linda Tucker of Santa Fe.

A very special thanks to Rachel and Andrea for all their help and loving care with grandma.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Aldersgate United Methodist Church.
13217 FM 1764 Rd, Santa Fe, TX 77510 and Shriners Burn Hospital 815 Market St. Galveston, TX. 77550-9969.


EmkenLinton Funeral Home
5100 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway
Texas City, TX  77592
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.


Funeral Service

EmkenLinton Funeral Home
5100 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway
Texas City, TX  77592
Thursday, June 18, 2015
10:00 a.m.


Bold Springs Cemetery
Livingston, TX  

Memorial Contributions

13217 FM 1764 Road
Santa Fe, TX  77510

815 Market Street
Galveston, TX  77550

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