Juanita Lynn Hern, 81, of Amarillo passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019. Graveside services will be at 11:00 am, Friday, September 20, 2019. The family will be receiving friends from 5:30 to 7:00 pm on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Coulter Road
Juanita was born on February 7, 1938 in Gilmer, TX to Earl and Nannie Willeford. Nita earned her Bachelor degree in Elementary Education from Eastern New Mexico University and was a school teacher for fifteen years. She was an extremely talented home decorator and loved to go shopping. She always took care of her family and she will be greatly missed by them.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Jack, four brothers and one sister.
She is survived by her son, Brit VanSickel and wife Terri; two granddaughters, Mary Katelynn Soria and husband Alex and Monica Diane VanSickel and her brother, Tommy Willeford and wife Vicki.