Frances Dianne Argo-Brillhart, 63 of Waxahachie, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. She was born Aug. 18, 1950 in Baton Rouge, La.
Dianne had over 30 years’ experience as a registered nurse. She was also a retired police officer for the city of Maypearl. She was an avid supporter of CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates for children. She enjoyed volunteering her time to help make a difference in the lives of children, and she was one of the first appointed guardians of a child, through the CASA organization of Ellis County. Dianne enjoyed various hobbies; one that she had a real passion for was participating in the Red Hat Society. She even helped initiate the Red Hat chapter in Waxahachie. It is through this organization that she developed many close friendships and enjoyed taking part in various Red Hat events.
She is survived by her loving husband, Richard Brillhart of Waxahachie; her daughter, Maria Hagelstein of Waco and grandchildren, Justin and Whitney Hagelstein of Waco; her daughter, Gina Geils of Frisco and grandchildren, Daniela and Christian Buman of Frisco and Autumn Geils of Frisco; her brothers, Michael, Billy and Doug Jones; and sisters, Gayla Gober and Patricia George. She will be missed by many who knew her and loved her. She was preceded in death by her father, Richard W. George and mother, Patty H. George.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Dianne is scheduled to be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Wayne Boze Funeral Home, located at 1826 West Hwy 287 Business, Waxahachie, Texas. Directly following the service, family and friends will gather for lunch and a continued celebration of Dianne’s life.