Funeral services for Mrs. Lucy F. Heck age 74, will be conducted at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in the Colonial Chapel of Sullivan Funeral Home. Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the funeral home. Graveside services will be at Colonial Gardens Cemetery, in Marshall.
Mrs. Heck was born in Beckville, TX on October 23, 1943. She passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2018 in Marshall, TX. Lucy graduated from Beckville High School then went on to receive her nursing degree from Panola College in 1985. She worked for Dr. Adams as his nurse for many years at his Medtex clinic in Marshall. Lucy was a longtime member of Clearview Baptist Church before joining First Baptist Church of Marshall. At Clearview Baptist she worked as both the church secretary and treasurer. She taught Sunday school and also Vacation Bible School there. Lucy was a pink lady at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Marshall and worked as a Chaplin with her husband Walter. Most of all she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to everyone she met!
Mrs. Heck was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Walter P. Heck; and her grandmother who raised her, Mable Clark. She is survived by her three children, Ginger Heck Forbus and fiancée Joseph Howard, Walter “Dick” Heck and wife Vicky, and Stacie Jackson and husband James; six grandchildren, Ashley Benavidez and husband Ruben, Justin and Travis Heck, Andrew, Timothy and Nikolas Jackson; great-grandchild, Alec Benavidez; brother, Richard Clark and wife Ann; sister, Barbara Adams and husband Joe; and many friends.