EMBERIE HINDMANMarch 25th, 2020 | Paid Obituary
Sister Emberie Alma Willard Hindman was the only child born to Willie Willard and Harriet Buford Willard of Gethsemane/Naples Texas on March 10, 1925. Sister Hindman graduated from Gethsemane High School in Naples TX class of 1942. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Science from Texas College, Tyler TX and a Master's Degree in Earth Science from East Texas State University, Commerce TX in 1972. Sister Hindman was an Educator/Teacher for over 60 years. She taught at Rambo Elementary School and High School Bivins TX; Fulton Elementary, Hope AR; Central High School, New Boston TX; Jamison Elementary, Texarkana TX; and Highland Park Elementary, Texarkana TX. She was a Substitute Teacher for TISD and LEISD School Districts after retiring. Sister Hindman was preceded in death by her husband Howard Walker Hindman, Sr., Fulton Arkansas; son Howard Walker Hindman Jr.; and great-grandson Marcelus Briscoe. She leaves to rejoice in her homegoing: her children, Dorothy Hindman, San Antonio TX and Harriet Debra Gay, Texarkana AR; adopted sons Glen Austin, Sr., Wake Village TX, Roy Moore, Texarkana TX; adopted daughter, Shirley Baker Shields, Fort Worth, TX; two grandchildren, Kimberly S. Houston, San Antonio, TX, Marques D. Brigham I, Aurora, CO; four great grandchildren, Marques D, Brigham II, Myles Brigham and Malcom Brigham, Aurora, CO; Lyric Vigil, Laramie, WY; best friends Jean Hamilton, Texarkana, TX, Francis Shears, Texarkana, TX, Irma Davis, Las Vegas, NV; many relatives, friends, and her Lonoke and Macedonia Church families! Private services will be 11:00 AM Thursday, March 26, 2020 at the Haynes Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at the Gethsemane Cemetery in Naples, TX. Online registration available at www.haynesmortuary.com. The family has established a scholarship fund in memory of Mrs. Emberie Hindman. Donations may be made online at www.cabpes.org or by check to CABPES (Colorado Association of Black Professional Engineers and Scientists) PO Box 200508 Denver, CO 80220.