Vella Jean Stowe Malek, 69, of Alvin, and formerly Bryan, Texas, went to meet her Father, Jesus, on Sunday, December 23, 2018.
Born in Crockett, Texas on May 17, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Hardy H. Stowe, Bernadean Stuart Long and step-father, Joseph M. Long, Jr.
She is survived by two daughters, Shelley D. Studebaker and husband, Dax, of Loveland, Ohio and Holly N. Sulayman and husband, Fuad, of Lake Forest, Illinois. Jean’s beloved grandchildren are Brittany, Griffin, Loa, Rowan and Phoenix.
Jean is also survived by two special brothers, David M. Long and Joseph M. Long, III and wife, Jean, and five nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 1 P.M., Friday, December 28, 2018 at Walters Funeral Home in Centerville, Texas. A graveside service followed at Parker Family Cemetery in Crockett, Texas.
Pallbearers: Dax Studebaker, Griffin Studebaker, Ryan Malek, Joe Long, Jake Long, Jimmie Green
Arrangements were under the direction of Walters Funeral Home in Centerville, Texas. www.waltersfuneralhome.com