Mrs. Sellers was born Jan. 1, 1949, in Mercedes to Jack Leon and Beverly Lou (Waters) Russell. She married Athos Sellers Jr. on June 16, 1967, in Mercedes and was a registered nurse at Bexar County Hospital in San Antonio. She was a Methodist and loved to cook.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Beverly Russell; and a granddaughter, Halie Hernandez.
Survivors include her husband, Athos Sellers Jr. of Beeville; a son, James (Kimberly Sellers) of Mississippi; a daughter, Judith (Luis Hernandez) Sellers of Beeville; a sister, Opal (Jim) Sheffield of Austin; and three grandchildren, Daniel, Beverly and Aaron.
Visitation was held Wednesday, Aug. 21, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Angelus Funeral Home.
The funeral service was conducted there at 6 p.m. that evening with Rev. Don Taylor officiating. A graveside service and burial was held Thursday, Aug. 22, at 1 p.m. at Assumption Cemetery in Austin.
Angelus Funeral Home