Donna Kay Meeks
2/22/1955 - 7/11/2021
Kay Meeks, 66, of Greenville, passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021, in Dallas,
Texas. Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M., Thursday, July 15, 2021, at
Ridgecrest Baptist Church with Dr. Dewey Davidson and Mr. Nick Jones
officiating. Burial will be in Memoryland Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6:00
P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
days and dark clouds gave way to sunshine for my beautiful wife, Donna, early
Sunday morning as she went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She
fought a three-year battle with pancreatic cancer. However, the cancer did not
win, God won. He always wins.
was born February 22, 1955, in Mount Vernon, Texas to Harold (Jack) Holmes and
Helen Newman Holmes. She married Randy Meeks on February 14, 1976, in Quitman,
served the citizens of Hunt County for over 30 years working in several
different departments at the Hunt County Courthouse. She was the Court
Coordinator for the Honorable District Judge Rick Beacom and retired as Court
Coordinator for the Honorable District Judge Keli Aiken. She was a member of
Prairie Valley Baptist Church.
was the most giving and loving person around. She always thought of others
before herself. She was extremely creative. She would pick up a door on the
side of the road and make it into one of the most beautiful pieces of
furniture. She will forever be known for her smile and her famous sugar
cookies. She had a cookie cutter for every occasion.
was loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, aunt, daughter in
law, and sister-in-law. She worked tirelessly in my many political campaigns
for Constable and then for Sheriff. She was a strong supporter for the men and
women in blue.
loved her church, Prairie Valley Baptist Church, and you can see her in all the
decorations at the church. She has left a mark everywhere she went.
She is survived by her husband, Randy Meeks of Greenville; son, Justin Meeks; daughters,
Paige Jones and Sarah Hammack; mother, Helen Holmes; grandchildren, Lydia
Jones, Levi Jones, Samuel Jones, Benjamin Jones, Caleb Jones, Hunter Horton,
Jace Meeks, Brinley Meeks, Lacey Rice and Tatum Hammack.
was preceded in death by her father, Harold (Jack) Holmes and father-in-law,
will be Justin Meeks, Mitch Hammack, Nick Jones, Levi Jones, Hunter Horton and
may be made to Prairie Valley Church in honor of Donna.
family is grieving her absence, but they know where she is and that she is no
longer in pain. She was a very strong and tough woman, who endured a tremendous
amount of pain, but she fought courageously.