Emma Jean Elliot
June 6, 1952  -  February 24, 2018

Emma Jean Elliot

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Martinez Funeral Home Chapel
1040 S. Dixie Blvd
Odessa, TX  79761
Friday, March 2, 2018
1pm -9pm
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Celebration of Life
Martinez Funeral Home
1040 S Dixie Blvd
Odessa, TX  79761
Saturday, March 3, 2018
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Ector County
300 S. Dixie
Odessa, TX  79761
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Emma Jean Elliott, 65, was called home on Saturday 24,2018 in Odessa, Texas.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Martinez Funeral Home with Reverend David Tunson officiating. Burial will follow at Ector County Cemetery in Odessa II section. Arrangements are by Martinez Funeral Home.
Emma Elliot was born in Ralls, Texas to Jesse and Bessie Watkins on June 6, 1952. She attended Ector High School in Odessa, Texas. She married Donald Ray Elliot in 1981. Emma worked as a Home keeper to several families for over 20 years.
Emma is preceded in death by her father, Jesse Watkins Sr., mother: Bessie Watkins, husband: Donald Ray Elliott, sister: Jessie Watkins, brother: Jesse Watkins Jr.,and great-grandson: Riley Rasmus.
Those left to cherish her sweet memories are her three sons: Timothy Watkins (Shavonda) of Houston, Texas; Deon Watkins and Rodney Watkins of Odessa, Texas. Sisters, Janell Banks of Austin, Texas: Evelyn Tunson (Pastor I.D. Tunson , Jr.) of Odessa, Texas. Brothers, Johnny Johnson of Temple, Texas: John Watkins (Ruby) of San Antonio, Texas: Eddie Watkins of Midland, Texas: Robert Watkins of Odessa, Texas: and Willie Watkins of Dallas Texas: a host of grandchildren and three great-grandchildren: and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers are Derick Ellis, Willie Ellis, Marquette Loud, Eddie Watkins, Robert Watkins, and J.W. Louis.
Honorary Pallbearers are Kenny Green, Victor Dancer, Eric Cox, and Ronald Walton.
We the family of Emma Elliot appreciate the concern that you have shared with us during the departing of our loved one. We acknowledge with a sense of gratitude the calls, prayers, comforting messages and all other expressions of sympathy. We pray God will continue to bless you and ask for your continuous prayers for our family.
The family of Emma Elliot.
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  1. sondra whiteside
    odessa, TX

    My Heartfelt Sympathy to the family, you are in my prayers

  2. Dwight & Debra Randolph
    Arlington, TX

    Giving the watkin family our condolences and continue praying for the family.
    Debra Randolph & Family

  3. Jeanie McCrimmon Martin
    Odessa, TX

    My condolences to you and your family.

  4. Felecia-Crook-Murphy
    Fort Worth,, TX

    May God strenghten and keep each and everyoneof you. With love!

  5. Felecia-Crook-Murphy
    Fort Worth,, TX

    May God strenghten and keep each and everyoneof you. With love!

  6. Johnnie White Wright

    To the Family of Emma Jean Elliot.
    Parting is such sorrow. I pray that you continue to carry her memories with you where ever life carries you. Blessings. THE

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