June 3, 1929 ~ October 1, 2009
Amy Lou Harllee, 80, passed away peacefully at home near Boerne, Texas, in the early morning of October 1, 2009, surrounded by her beloved family. Amy was born to Theodore and Theodosia Lane Moffett on June 3, 1929, in Dilley, Texas, and was preceded in death by her parents and her older brothers, Lane and Jesse Robert. She is survived by her husband, Ed Harllee; daughters, Debbie Pierce of San Antonio and Teri King of San Francisco; sons-in-law, George Pierce and Jackie King; brothers, Ted and Frank Moffett of Dilley, Texas, and Cliff Moffett of Blanco, Texas; sister, Nancy Dalbey of Hawaii; grandson, Christian King; two great-grandsons, Cale and Anthony King; and numerous extended family and friends who enriched her life in so many ways. In 1949, at the age of 19, Amy Harllee graduated with teaching credentials and a BA in Music from Texas Women's College, with piano as her main instrument. She married Ed Harllee of Hondo, TX, on June 11, 1949, and they resided primarily in San Antonio before relocating to Boerne in 1991. Amy spent more than 30 years as a teacher, including North East Independent School District and Boerne Independent School District. She was an inspiring educator, an advocate for children with special needs, a talented fabric/quilting artist, and was active in several women's clubs in the Boerne area. Most importantly to Amy and to her family, she was a loving wife, mother, sister, and friend. Amy was moved by the kindness of her friends and relatives throughout her illness. Her family wishes to extend their gratitude to all who brightened Amy's final days with their gifts of time and thoughtfulness. No services are planned. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Amy Harllee Memorial Fund, c/o Majestic Ranch Arts Foundation, 543 State Hwy 46 W, Boerne, TX 78006.
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