Jean Forrest Seamon

Published 12:49 pm Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Mrs. Jean Forrest Seamon, 89, formerly of Davie Academy Road, Mocksville, died Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at Hospice Home at High Point.

She was born Feb. 13, 1928, in Davie County to the late Lewis and Beulah Walker Forrest. She enjoyed sewing, quilt making, canning, cooking, and entering items in the Center Fair each year. Along with husband Ernest, she enjoyed the daily activities and special events at the Davie Senior Center.  She was a faithful Christian, a lifelong member of Jericho church of Christ before moving to High Point and attending Deep River Church of Christ.

She was also preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Ernest Thomas Seamon; 4 sisters, Georgia Boger, Claudia Gantt, Juanita Prather and Freida James; and 4 brothers, Clarence, Paul, Ralph and Conrad Forrest.

Survivors: 3 sons, Michael Seamon (Karen) of High Point, Jonathan Seamon (Barbara) of Nolensville, Tenn. and Patrick Seamon (Bonnie) of Palm Bay, Fla.; 9 grandchildren, Katherine Morrow (Lee), Mary Jean Anderson (Keith), Ty Seamon, Hannah Seamon, Justin Seamon (Audrey), Benjamin Seamon (Liz), Bethany Ashley (Ben), Bryant Seamon (Cameron) and Brittany Kline (David); 10 great-grandchildren, Andon, Jackson and Kenan Morrow, Reese, Hudson, Finley and Beckham Anderson, Miller and Miles Seamon and Haley Kline; a sister, Novella Safley of Mocksville; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 17 at Jericho Church of Christ with Geoffrey Sikes officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church building.

Memorials: Carolina Bible Camp, PO Box 1234, Mocksville.