Jess Sisemore, 82, of Amarillo died October 26, 2019.
Visitation will be from 5-7:30 pm, Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the home of Jack Sisemore. Memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at The Church at Quail Creek. Burial will be private.
Jess was born in Colorado Springs, CO. on December 6, 1936 to Dr. Jack Sisemore Sr., and Mary Sue Damron Sisemore. He graduated class of 1955 from Amarillo High then went to work for the Santa Fe Railroad in 1956 where he worked for 43 years. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps for two years and was a member of The Church at Quail Creek where he sang in the choir. Jess enjoyed playing the piano and car/motorcycle racing. He loved God and his family so very much and never met a stranger. Jess had a great sense of humor.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Jesse Joe Sisemore, Jr., and stepson, Stephen Moore.
Jess is survived by his wife, Nancie; son, Brett A. Sisemore and wife Heidi of Kingwood, Texas; daughters, Trisha Eklund and husband Donnie, Angie C. Norman and husband Todd; J. Scott Moore and wife Ginger of Gilbert, Arizona, and Leann Young and husband Ivan of Leander, Texas; his brother, Jack Sisemore and wife Debra; 11 grandchildren, Christopher, Kat, Whitney, Clayton, Ryder, Whitney, Holly, Shelby, Mitch, Julie and Ashley; and 7 great-grandchildren, Heidi, Luke, Abby, Autumn, Delilah, Sawyer and Alex.
The family wishes to thank Interim Hospice and Dr. Susan Neese for their loving care of Jess.
Memorial contributions to be made to Faith City Mission 401 SE 2nd Ave, Amarillo, TX 79101 or charity of choice.