Emma Jean Douthey
January 12, 1946  -  November 4, 2018

Emma Jean Douthey

Terpening Son Mortuary
611 W. Grand Avenue
Artesia, NM  88210
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
2:00 p.m.
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Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM, Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Terpening & Son Mortuary Chapel for Emma Jean Douthey of Artesia, New Mexico.

Mrs. Douthey, 72, died November 4, 2018 in Artesia.

Chaplain Mike Adams will officiate at the services. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary.

Emma was born January 12, 1946 in Artesia; the daughter of Johnny and Angie (Stephens) Miller.

She was a secretary, a member of Centre Avenue Baptist Church and a past Rodeo Queen. She enjoyed doing crafts.

She is preceded in death by her husband Howard Douthey, her parents and sister Meann Smith.

Survivors include her son Toby Dee Bennett of Artesia; daughter Maryellen Self of Artesia; brothers Johnny Miller Jr of Artesia and John Robert Miller of California; grandchildren Dusty, Colby, Tony and Dakota; great-grandchild Jacelynn McWhirter.


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  1. Kim Boyce
    Artesia, NM

    I am so sorry for your loss. She was a very sweet lady. You all are in my prayers

  2. Karen Brito & Nick Brito
    Artesia, NM

    Maryellen, Colby, Dusty:
    So sorry to hear of the loss of your mom and grandmother. I got to meet her once and she was a very sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you all! May God comfort and bless all of you!

    Karen & Nick

  3. Diana Rawlinson
    Mesquite, TX

    She was a beautiful lady with a sweet soul . Prayers to family

  4. Ginger Warren Geisler
    North Beach, MD

    My sincerest condolences to Jean's family. We all called her Jean in high school. She was a dear lady and I am sure she will be greatly missed. May God give you comfort and peace and may your happy memories sustain you.

  5. Richard (Duke) Harrison
    Artesia, NM

    Toby & ellen so sorry to hear about your mom your mom she always treated me like one of her own kids
    🎚🙏🏻🎚 She will always have a place in my ❤️

  6. Ken Banister
    torrington, WY

    Jean was a pleasant, lovely lady. My sincere best wishes to her family.

  7. Janet Simons Ellwood
    Gilbert, AZ

    Far too soon. A good lady!

  8. Bonny Hebert King
    Big Canoe, GA

    I remember that she was very sweet & a little shy. Heartfelt sympathy.

  9. Lilli Smart
    Melbourne, FL

    Johnny, Jo Ann & family, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.

  10. Terrie Robertson-Kitchen
    Elk Grove, CA

    So very sorry to see another classmate pass. Jean was in several of my high classes and we became friends. My condolences to the family. May she Rest In Peace.

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