Lynda Sue Curtis


Lynda Sue Curtis, 68, of Shelbyville, passed away from this life peacefully with Doug by her side on Sunday morning, September 24, 2017.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Pastor Lynn Hitt officiating.  Interment will follow at Rather Cemetery in Shelbyville.
Lynda S. Curtis was born March 27, 1949, to Tom and Thelma Swanzy of Shelbyville.  She and her husband of 40 years were faithful members of Mission Bend Baptist Church for 39 years, where Lynda served as pianist.  She was a CPA for almost 40 years at Melton and Melton CPA’s of Houston.  One of Lynda’s favorite things to do in the fall was to travel to Colorado every year with Doug and their dear friends, Bro. and Mrs. Francis Crocker.
She is survived by
Husband: Doug Curtis
Mother-in-law: Bronice Curtis
Glenda Durdin and husband, Dennis
Ann Gordon and husband, Kenneth
Numerous other family members
A host of friends
Lolly Lynda was a special grandmother to:
Evalyn Grace “Evy” Davis
Preceded in death by
Parents: Thomas Swanzy and Thelma Doggett Swanzy
Pallbearers will be Ron Crocker, Chris Koltonski, Sidney Burns, Ricky Davis, Cody Davis and Dana Weldon. Honorary pallbearers will be Clifford Hamilton, Tommy Gray, John Smith, Keith Risinger, Gary McDonald and Larry McDonald.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Rather Cemetery by mail (11883 Highway 87 South, Shelbyville, Texas 75973) or Alzheimer’s Association by mail (PO Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011), phone (800.272.3900) or online (
The family wants to send a very special thank you to Affinity Hospice and their wonderful staff for the special and loving care during this time.  Words cannot express the appreciation to all the private caregivers.  Your love and kindness and exceptional care will always be remembered.
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