Funeral Services for Eurma Masters, 90, of Huntsville and formerly of Moscow, will be held Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. in the Moscow Baptist Church with Pastor Robert Jones officiating. Interment will follow in the Union Springs Cemetery in Corrigan. Visitation will be held from 10-11am prior to the service.
Eurma was born in San Augustine on April 13, 1931, to the late George Washington and Marilda (Sowell) Cox and went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 11, 2021, in Huntsville.
Eurma attended Broaddus ISD and graduated in 1948. Two years after graduating, she met the love of her life, Benjamin Zell Masters. After six weeks of courtship, the two married on April 2, 1950. They spent 63 wonderful years together before his passing in 2013. In 1966, she graduated from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville with a Master’s Degree in Education and enjoyed her time teaching many students over the next 24 years.
Eurma was a Baptist by faith and a 45-year member of Moscow Baptist Church where she played the piano for many years. Her hobbies were playing music and dominoes and working with anything that had to do with numbers. In 2019, she moved to The Carriage Inn in Huntsville. She loved and was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Benjamin Zell Masters Jr.; sisters, Marilda Madaline Cox Beasley and Dixie Pauline Cox Russell; and brother, Carl Henry Cox.
Eurma is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Doug and Linda Masters of Huntsville and Billy and Betty Masters of Moscow and; grandchildren, Scott Masters and wife Susett, Jennifer Renfro Masters, Luke Masters and wife Rachel, Janet Masters Quatrevingt and husband Chris, and Josh Masters and wife Sarah; great grandchildren, Morgan, Michael, Reed, T.J., Presley, Linda, Eva, Ein, Abby, Paisley, Lincoln, Rhett, Olivian, and Jack; great-great grandson, Jax and numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers: Scott Masters, Luke Masters, Josh Masters, Ein Masters, Chris Quatrevingt, and Josesh “JJ” Sedtal
Honorary Pallbearers: Lincoln Masters and Jim Stokley