In Memory

Emily Kiker (Lightfoot)

Emily Kiker (Lightfoot)

Emily Jane Short Kiker (1952 - 2018)

Emily Jane Short Kiker, 65, of Amarillo died Thursday, February 8, 2018.

Memorial services will be at 2:00 p.m., Monday, February 12, 2018, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Emily was born November 10, 1952, in Texarkana, Arkansas to Ogden and Dorothy Short. 

She was preceded in death by father, Ogden Short; her husband, Donnie Nichols; and a brother, David Kiker.

Survivors include a daughter, Jeri Berryman and husband Gifford, of Amarillo; a son, Robert Lightfoot, of Amarillo; a sister, Kelly Bietler and husband Keith, of Houston; and a granddaughter, Shalayne Lightfoot and fiance Austin Burns.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to Susan G. Komen; or American Lung Association.

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