McCOOK – Edna Mae Boren Wyant, 89, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Harlingen.
Edna was born to Hiram Newton Boren and Ella Mae Carr on June 2, 1926, near Tobe, Colo. She grew up in McCook and later retired there. She was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Mission and most recently of Calvary Baptist Church in Harlingen.
Edna will be remembered for her love of Rat Terrier dogs, she would raise them and sell them for many years. She could always be found next to her husband, they were inseparable.
She is survived by her children, David (Ginny) Reynolds Wyant, Ernest (Ann) Stanley Wyant, Ricky (Eileen) Lee Wyant, and Linda (Keith) Ann Wyant; siblings, John Alfred and Pearl Lee; grandchildren, Carina (Daniel) Ann Brunson, George ‘Treay’ (Gloria) Stanley Wyant, Brett (Lindsey) Wyant, Kyle Wyant, Brian Wyant, Michael Wyant, Marissa Nichole Wyant and Liana (Chris) Rene Poirrier; and great-grandchildren, Anastasia Lynn, Alexandria Nicole, Alisabeth Michelle and William Anthony Brunson, Joseph Stanley and Theodore Newton Wyant, and Luke Wyant.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Reagan Wyant, in 2002; her parents; and siblings, Newton, Bertha, Albert, Lena, Merle Jason, and Mary Maud.
A funeral service was held on Monday, July 20, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Burial followed at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Mission.
Pallbearers were her grandsons, George ‘Treay’, Brett, Kyle, Brian and Michael Wyant and Daniel Brunson.