Maurine Oliphant of Sabinal passed away on September 3, 2012 in Kerrville at the age of 86. She was born on June 28, 1926 in Sabinal to Sammy and Lucy Alley Felts. She married Tommy Oliphant on September 25, 1943 in Uvalde. She is survived by her husband of 68 years daughter, Darlene Lou Woodward and husband, Darrel of Spring Branch, TX soninlaw, Louis Joseph Azopardi of Austin brother, Hubert Lee Felts and wife, Betty of Sabinal three grandchildren, Tommy Joe Azopardi and wife, Molly Rene Hedemann and husband, Keith and Wayne Matthews and wife, Kerri and nine greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Tommie Lee Azopardi and a son, Woody Wayne Oliphant. The family will greet visitors on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 from 57pm at the RushingEstesKnowles Chapel in Sabinal. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 10:00 AM at the RushingEstesKnowles Chapel with burial following in Sabinal Cemetery. Rev. Leighanne Brechin will officiate. Pallbearers will be Jarrod Azopardi Kade Hedemann Dick Story James Kincaid George Driskill and Eddie Mathis. Honorary pallbearers will be Danny Pish and Hubert Felts. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the 1st United Methodist Church in Sabinal.
Our prayers are with you, your dad and your family. Mrs. Oliphant was one of the kindest ladies anyone will ever meet. She was elegant, classy and yet simple because of her kind, kind heart. Fortunately, like many in Sabinal we had the pleasure of knowing her.
With our deepest condolences.
Ricky, Johnny, Antonia and Elosia Rodriguez
Rodriguez FamilySabinal, TX
We are very sad for our loss of a beautiful person, inside outside, our cousin, Maurine. We had lots of good times with her family we will always remember them. Praise God we know where she is now with her daughter little son. Also she Aunt Ola all the others have so much catching up to do. She will be waiting for us well be together soon. God bless your family.
Joe Laura BoultinghouseWhite Oak,, TX
Darlene and Family, My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family.... May God Bless you all through this difficult time....
May God Bless You,
Billy Joe Hargrove
Billy Joe HargroveSan Antonio, Tx, TX
Sorry for your loss. What a woman of FAITH
Cheryl LoweKnippa, TX
I cannot begin to tell you what Maureen meant to me. She was such a wonderful lady in so many ways and I am better for having known her. She will be greatly missed and I hold you all in my prayers for peace and comfort.
Mary RuyleDripping Springs, TX