Mary Elizabeth (Hearn) Churchman

Mary Elizabeth (Hearn) Churchman passed from this life on Aug. 25, 2022, at UT Southwest in Dallas. She was a resident of Granbury, Texas.

Mary graduated from Adamson High School in Dallas, Texas, in 1957 and then from North Texas State College in Denton in 1961.

In 1961, she married Joe Churchman, and they had two sons, Edmond Joseph and David Shawn.

Mary taught art for 36 years in the DISD at Rosemont Elementary, TW Browne Junior High, and Kimball High School.

Post-retirement she and Joe opened Wild River Gallery in South Fork, Colo., and split their time between there and Granbury, Texas.
She was preceded by her husband Joe and her son, Ed.

Mary is survived by her son Shawn and his husband Tom Spector; her brother Ronald Hearn, her granddaughter Haleigh Lanae Churchman; great-granddaughter Kayden Sage Lamb; and her son’s widow, Kimberly Clanton Churchman.

A Funeral Service for Mary will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, 2022, at the Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury, Texas.

Arrangements were made by Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury, Texas.