Jeanne Marie Latson, born Nov. 21, 1920, died at home on Dec. 1, 2010.
A memorial service was held on Dec. 3, 2010, at the First United Methodist Church in Commerce.
She was married to W.R. “Bill” Latson who died in 1977.
She is survived by a sister, Shirley Bennett of Montezuma, N.M., and by three children and their families: her son Jack Latson and his wife May Latson of Austin; their children, Samantha Helge and her husband Andrew Helge of Austin, Ed Latson and his wife Rebecca Latson of Penang, Malaysia; her daughter Billie Jean Duncan of Little Rock, Ark. and her son Doug Duncan and his wife Dr. Kristen Duncan of Memphis, Tenn.; her son Dick Latson and his wife Brenda Latson of Commerce, and their children Shane Latson of Austin, Lisa Marie Benton and her husband Paul Benton of Austin, and William Latson of Commerce. In addition to grandchildren, she is survived by great-grandchildren Nathaniel Helge, Henry Duncan, Libby Marie Helge, Zoey Latson, and a great-granddaughter who will be born in April.
The family would like to express their personal appreciation to the Commerce health care community, and to the extraordinary skill and the loving care provided by her primary physician, Dr. Rick Selvaggi.
The family request anyone wishing to honor her memory, suggest a donation to the Commerce Public Library, 1210 Park St. ,Commerce, Texas 75428.
Visit and sign the guest book at www.heraldbanner.com.
Published on  December 9, 2010