Flora Etta Ridgway Sessums, a faithful, loving and Godly woman went to be with her Lord and Savior on February 19, 2016 at the age of 86. Flora was born on November 2, 1929 to Joe and Dora Ridgway in El Campo, Texas. She grew up and attended school in Waxahachie, Texas. Flora married J.E. “Shorty” Sessums on July 10, 1948. They were married for 50 years until his death in 1999. Flora was a member of the Sneed Memorial United Methodist Church in Calvert, Texas. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, “Guinea” and friend to many people. Flora was a retired teachers aid. She found joy spending time in her yard, garden, tending to her chickens, going fishing and cooking. Flora is preceded in death by her parents; Joe and Dora Ridgway, her husband; J.E. “Shorty” Sessums of 50 years, a daughter-in-law; Judy Sessums and a special friend, John Skaines, Jr.