Vickie Pease, 74, of Sunnyvale, Texas, passed away on July 8, 2021. She was born to parents George A. Day and Fay (Rhea) Day, on October 4, 1946, in Wichita Falls, Texas. She graduated from Hirschi High School in 1965. She attended Midwestern State University until 1967 when she met the love of her life, Dave Pease, at Bible Baptist Church in Wichita Falls. They were married on November 11, 1967 and were blessed with over 53 years together.
Vickie worked in various roles in the land title insurance business for over 30 years. She retired from Fidelity National Title in 2011.
Vickie was a member of Mimosa Lane Baptist Church for over 40 years. She enjoyed tending to her flower gardens, spending time with her family, genealogy research, and her grandchildren. In the evenings, you could find her walking the neighborhood for her daily exercise. She kept her bird feeders and birdbaths full so she could watch the birds, especially cardinals, enjoy her yard. She also made certain to feed the many backyard squirrels as they were hours of entertainment. In the fall she enjoyed watching her Dallas Cowboys regardless of how well they performed that season.
Vickie was a dedicated mother first and foremost. She treasured her children and embraced every moment with them. She especially loved her role as Mimi to her grandchildren.
Vickie is survived by her husband, Dave, daughter and son-in-law, Paula and Jason Mathews; daughter and son-in-law Jennifer and Brian Butler; grandchildren, Nathan and Brandon Mathews, Abby and Emma Butler; sister-in-law, Mary Day; and nieces, Melissa Savor and KJ Travis; two great- nephews and a great-niece.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Jerry Day and Bennie Day; nephew, Gerald Day; and great-niece, Amber Henard.
The family has entrusted New Hope Funeral Home with the arrangements. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 16, 2021, from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. A funeral service is scheduled for July 17, 2021, at 10:00 AM at 500 US-80, Sunnyvale, TX 75182. The family encourages guests to wear bright colors for the services. Dr. Bob Cavin will officiate the ceremony. Saturday service will be Stream Live via Youtube, please click link below. https://youtu.be/vYC9ODbGJHo
Flowers are welcome, and other donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association or Humane Society.
The family would like to sincerely thank Angel Hospice and Ida Lopez for their care in the last few months.