Mary was a graduate of A.C. Jones High School in Beeville and Baylor University in Waco, where she received her undergraduate and Master’s degrees. She was a retired teacher from the San Antonio Independent School District, where she loved teaching children with special needs for several years.
Mary is preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Gladys Diebel of Beeville. She is survived by her sister, Betty Sue Newton and husband Jon of Austin; a nephew, Hart Hoover and wife Emily of San Antonio; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at Galloway and Sons Funeral Home, 409 N. Tyler in Beeville, Texas, on Tuesday, August 16, at 11 a.m. Interment followed in Glenwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Gary Coombs, Hart Hoover, Gary Johnson, John Littlejohn, Chris Newton and Wade Newton.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home