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    Frances Ruth Lowry Dye

    Frances Ruth Lowry Dye, 88, of Amarillo died Monday, December 24, 2018.   Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Pastor Becky Davis officiating. Burial will follow at 3:30 p.m., at Claude Cemetery, in Claude, Texas. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.   Frances was born January 27, 1930, to Luther Jackson Lowry and Viola Ruth Smith Lowry on the family farm that Luther and his mother bought in 1917, located in the Llano Community of Armstrong County. She was an only child. She went to school in Claude, Texas and graduated from Claude High School in…

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    Abby Grace Blucher

    Abby Grace Blucher, 16, of Amarillo died December 24, 2018. Services will be held at 2:00 pm, Friday, December 28, 2018 at Hillside Christian Church, West Campus. Burial will be held at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Abby was born on May 13, 2002 in Amarillo, TX to Donnie and Monica Blucher. She was a freshman attending school at Tascosa High School. She is preceded in death by her sister Ashley, and her grandpa, Richard Hamilton. She is survived by her parents Donnie and Monica Blucher, of Amarillo; two brothers Chase Blucher, Amarillo, and Stetson Blucher, of Colorado; a sister, Karlee Blucher,…

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    Wales Hendrix Madden, Jr.

    Wales Hendrix Madden, Jr. (a/k/a “Papaw”), attorney and philanthropist, passed away this Christmas Eve at the age of 91 years.  Memorial services will be held on December 29, 2018, at 1:00 PM at the First Presbyterian Church in Amarillo, Texas.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors. Wales is preceded in death by his wife, Alma Faye “Abbie” Cowden.  Wales and Abbie met while students at the University of Texas, married on November 8, 1952, and enjoyed each other’s company until Abbie’s death on August 25, 2012. Wales served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Lipan ATF 85 from March 1945 until August 1946.  He obtained his undergraduate and…

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    Harvey “Ed” Gray

    Harvey “Ed” Gray Harvey “Ed” Gray, 74, of Amarillo died Sunday, December 23, 2018. Services will be at 10:00 A.M., Friday, December 28, 2018, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel.  Burial will be at Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, Amarillo. He was preceded in death by his mom and dad. Regina & Willis Gray and his two brothers, Roger and Ronnie Gray. Ed is survived by his wife Ellen Gray of Amarillo, TX, two sons; Todd and his wife Liz Gray of Canyon, TX, Dewayne and his wife Hilary Gray of Keller, TX. One Brother, Richard and his wife Betty Gray of Golden Valley AZ, and sister…

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    Gloria Rocha Trevino

    Gloria Rocha Trevino, 73, of Amarillo died Tuesday, December 25, 2018. A memorial gathering will be at 610 S. Bivins beginning today, Wednesday, December 26, 2018. Gloria was born September 8, 1945, in Carrizo Springs, Texas to Maximo and Santos Rocha.  She was a nurse’s aide. Survivors include two sons, Ruben R. Trevino and Edward Trevino; four daughters, Iris Rivera, Monico Trevino Chavez, Mary Felty, and Emma Barrientez; a sister, Juanita; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The post Gloria Rocha Trevino appeared first on Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home – Amarillo, Texas.

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    Rowena Lois Nunn

    Rowena Lois Nunn Rowena Lois Nunn Rowena Lois Nunn, 91, of Amarillo died Sunday, December 23, 2018. Services will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, December 27, 2018, at Southlawn Baptist Church.  Burial will be in Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Rowena was born November 9, 1927, in Margaret, Texas, Foard County, to James Willis Fulgham and Eula Audrey (Gamble) Fulgham.  She was an avid volleyball player in high school and at age 30, she continued in league play. She lived in several counties in Texas including Foard, Hemphill, Denton, Cottle, Wise, Motley, Austin, Potter, Tarrant and Randall. She married John Sisemore Nunn.  He…

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    Bobby Lee Goree

    Bobby Lee Goree Bobby Lee Goree, 79, passed away at his home on December 20, 2018. Bob was born to Monroe and Dorothy Goree in Sulphur, Louisiana, on October 27, 1939. He was preceded in death by his brother, Richard Monroe Goree. Bob is survived by his wife of 49 years, Rochelle Dunlap Goree; he is survived by his daughters, Keely Rogers of Bulverde, Texas, Edie Coker and husband, Greg, of Graham, Texas, Spunky Harrell of Gruver, Texas; his grandchildren, Dancey Creel and husband, Chet, Clint Hopping and wife, Macy, Tate Hopping and wife, Emily, Bubby Harrell and wife, Mary, Flynn Anthony and husband, Kyle, Newt Harrell, and Harley Harrell;…

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    Lazona “Joy” Eakles

    Lazona “Joy” Eakles, 86 of Amarillo died Tuesday, December 18th, 2018. Lazona “Joy” Eakles Services will be at 2 pm Thursday, December 27th at Comanche Trail Church of Christ With Loran Harper officiating. Burial will be at Memory Garden Cemetery by Boxwell Brothers 2800 Paramount. Joy was born May 1st, 1932 in Wellington, Tx to Samuel and Lucy Scott. She married Robert “Bob” W. Eakles on October 19th, 1957. Joy was one of nine children, she grew up on the farm in Shamrock, Tx. She would always tell stories about growing up on the farm. Joy was a homemaker who loved making sure her family was taken care of. Her…

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    Josephine (Jo) Richards

    Josephine (Jo) Richards of Amarillo was born in Wheeler, Texas on September 14, 1943 to Etta and Bernice Hubbard. Jo graduated from Canyon High School in 1961. She graduated from West Texas State University in 1966. She spent many years raising her children full time. She later worked for at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for 18 years and retired in 2017. Jo sacrificially loved her children, grandchildren and her cats until the very end. She was a Christian and belonged to First Presbyterian Church in Amarillo. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers—Charles Hubbard, Gene Hubbard and Ed Hubbard—and one sister, Kay Barnard. She is…

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    Dr. Bryan Houston Collins, Jr.

    Dr. Bryan Houston Collins, Jr. Dr. Bryan Houston Collins, Jr, 82, of Amarillo went to be with the Lord on December 21, 2018. Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, December 24, 2018, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Bryan was born November 4, 1936, to Bryan Sr. and Bernice Collins. He had 3 older brothers that lead him in this football family. He graduated from Texas Tech University and The University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston.  He practiced dentistry until he was 70 years old, and then began taking classes in sculpting.  He continued to create many beautiful art pieces…

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    Nellie Lorraine “Lori” Howington

      Nellie Lorraine “Lori” Howington, 80, of Amarillo, Texas, passed away on December 19, 2018.  Born August 23, 1938 in San Jon, New Mexico, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Beulah Mae Reed. She is survived by her husband, Don Howington: three sons, John Benson and wife Jean of Burleson, Texas; Robert “Bob” Benson and wife  Brandy  of McKinney, Texas; and Barry Howington and wife Michelle of Amarillo, Texas; a daughter, Lisa Townsend and husband  Fred  of Amarillo, Texas. She was preceded in death by her son, James “Jamie” Benson who passed away in December, 2015. She has ten grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Lori celebrated every day…

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    Dr. James (Jim) E. Cook, DVM

    Dr. James E. “Jim” Cook Dr. James (Jim) E. Cook, DVM of Amarillo passed into the presence of God on Wednesday November 21, 2018. A memorial service will be held at Boxwell Brothers on Friday, Jan 4th, 2019 at 10:00 AM. Preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Sue Cook; daughter, Sue Ann; and son, Dr. James D. Cook. Survivors include son, Brad and wife Tina; daughter, Kay Mikalic and husband John; grandchildren, Elise, Emily, Natalie, Olivia, Jonathan, Laura, Kaitlyn, J.T., Alex, and Ana; great grandchildren, Gabriel, William, Charlie, Grant, Eric, and Everette; a number of loving nephews and nieces and their children. The post Dr. James (Jim) E. Cook,…

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    Dr. Jack Fong

    Dr. Jack Fong Don Jack Fong, 85, of Amarillo died December 19, 2018. Memorial  services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 22, 2018, at First Christian Church in Amarillo, TX. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, Amarillo. He is survived by his three children,  Jeff and Kay Fong of The Woodlands, TX,  Jennifer and  Adam Burkett of Egg Harbor, NJ,  Jill and Parker Sharp of Amarillo, TX;  seven grandchildren,  Jeffrey Fong,  Austen and Gabby Burkett,  Remy Allen,  Brendon Burkett,  David Fong,  Cameron Burkett and  McKayla Allen;  one great-grandchild, Brielle Jennifer Burkett; three siblings  Don Leon Fong,  Florence Wong and  Lucy Tsao.  He is preceded in death by…

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    Mary Lou Yates

    Mary Lou Yates, 87, of Amarillo died Wednesday, December 19, 2018. Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 21, 2018, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Ken Cole, of St. Stephen United Methodist Church officiating.  Burial will be in Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Mary Lou was born January 20, 1931, in Amarillo to L.L. and Estelle Melton.  She was a member of St. Stephen United Methodist Church where she helped call on shut-ins. She was an accounting supervisor for the Bureau of Reclamation. In 1999, her husband, Coradon Yates, preceded her in death. Survivors include a sister, Peggy Sherrod, of Amarillo;…

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    Derenda Menissa Whitten

    Derenda Menissa Whitten November 10,1970 – December 18, 2018 Derenda Menissa Whitten 48 years old from Canyon, Texas went to be with the Lord after a long hard fought battle with cancer.  The hyphen between these dates represents a life filled with Love and Light of family and friends. This is the story of Derenda Menissa Whitten Derenda was a beautiful, wonderful, caring woman that was Loved and will always be cherished and missed, our MeMe as she liked to be called by her grandchildren. Derenda’s story started on November 10, 1970 as the 2nd youngest of 5 siblings to Don and Joyce Haire. Derenda was born in Groom, Texas…

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    Chris (Big Chris) VanDamme, Sr.

    Chris (Big Chris) VanDamme, Sr. (May 22, 1969 – December 1,2018) has passed away due to complications from cancer.  He was dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew him.  Chris graduated from THS in 1987.  He was a member of Beacon Baptist Church since February 2001.  He loved his family, watching Bob Ross, football (OU and 49’ers) and cooking.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Ann VanDamme; grandparents; and seven uncles.  He is survived by his sister, Mary VanDamme; daughter, Christy VanDamme; son, Chris VanDamme, Jr.; grandson, Sumari Matthew Forbes; nephew, Brian VanDamme, Sr.; great-niece, Kortni VanDamme; great-nephews, Konnor VanDamme and Brian VanDamme, Jr., all…

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    Brenda Elaine Webster Packebush

    Brenda Elaine Webster Packebush, 58, of Amarillo, died Sunday, December 2, 2018, at her home. Memorial services will be 6-8 P.M. on Friday, December 28, 2018 at 4400 S. Washington. Brenda was born on April 4, 1960 in Amarillo to Lawrence and Bernice Webster. She is survived by Bernice Webster, Marsha Berry, Lawrence Webster, Jr., Richard Packebush, Chris Wallace, and Nick Wallace. The post Brenda Elaine Webster Packebush appeared first on Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home – Amarillo, Texas.

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    Lynn Warren

    Lynn Warren, 73, of Amarillo, died Sunday, December 16, 2018. Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Trinity Fellowship Church in the Student Ministry Building.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Lynn was born on June 10, 1945, in Ozone, Arkansas to Rayand Hattie Warren. Lynn spent many years as a car salesman. He was also atalented musician, enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, and fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Hattie, and a brother Carl Warren. He was survived by two sons, Joel Ray Warren and wife Michelle, and Jarett Warren and wife…

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    Betty Lee Forester Cummings

    Our beloved Betty died peacefully and painlessly in Dallas, Texas on December 7, 2018. She was born in Hutchinson County, Texas near Morse October 1, 1928 to W. Ralph Forester and Sudie Lee Womble, both of pioneer stock, who raised wheat and cattle in that area. She attended Pringle Elementary School (valedictorian of seventh grade) and graduated from Morse High School (again, valedictorian of her graduating class). Betty said that her childhood was good, even through the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl. Her family raised meat and vegetables so they never went hungry and with many first cousins in the community, she never lacked for a playmate. She had…

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    Leona Kay Price

    Leona Kay Price, 76, of Amarillo, died Saturday, December 15, 2018. Services will be at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. with Rev. Stephen Gaines. Burial will be at Llano Cemetery. Kay was born on October 6, 1942 in Borger to Leon and Florence Trayler. She attended Draughons Business College. She had worked for Wonderland and HR Block for over twenty years. She was a member of the order of the eastern star. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Price. She is survived by a daughter, Kenda Hickmott and husband Richard of Amarillo; a son, Chad Price of…

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    Joe Lucrecio Candelaria

    Joe Lucrecio Candelaria, 73, of Amarillo, died December 12,2018. Joe was born March 22,1945 in Amarillo, TX to Rudolph and Agnes Candelaria.  He was widow to his very lovely and bighearted wife Eva, they were married for 40 years.  He helped raise 4 stepkids and grandkids likethey were his own.  He was the oldest brotherof 9 kids and they all look up to him. He was a role model to many people and loved by many people. Survivors include his stepkids, Jesse Deleon, Liz Crawford, James Porras and Danny Porras; 5 grandkids and many great-grandkids. Come join us Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm to celebrate his wonderful life he…

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    Noma Joyce Hall

    Noma Joyce Hall, 82 of Haslet, Tx, formerly of Amarillo, died Thursday, December 13, 2018. She was a loving wife for 63 years, mother, mother-in- law, grandmother, and great-grandmother that will be greatly missed. Noma was born on July 31, 1936 in Plainview, Tx to Richard and Claudes Massey. She was the eldest of two siblings. She married H.C. Hall on October 21, 1955 in Amarillo, TX. They spent many years traveling together. The mountains of Cimarron Canyon were one of their favorite spots. She also loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They lived in Amarillo until 2013 then moved to Haslet to be near…

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    Margery Lucille Brewer Rafferty

    Margery Lucille Brewer Rafferty, 95, of Amarillo, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. A service to celebrate her life will be held on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 2:00 PM in the chapel at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home at 2800 Paramount with Ira Purdy, BSA Hospice, officiating.   Margery was born on May 24, 1923 in Galveston, Texas to Alexander and Viola Brewer.  Margery was raised in Bryan, Texas where her father was Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A & M University.  After graduating from high school, Margery received her degree in Home Economics at TSCW (now TWU).  She met Edward Thomas Rafferty,…

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    Latrell Pritchett

    Latrell Pritchett, 77, of Amarillo, died Thursday, December 13, 2018. Services will be at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, December 18, 2018, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd,  with Eleazar Cantu officiating.  Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery.   Latrell was born on October 28, 1941, in Levelland, Texas to Earl and Vera Sinks. She was a homemaker.  Latrell’s greatest love was her family.   She was proceeded in death by her parents; husband, Dan Pritchett; twin sister, Larell Treadway; a brother, Earl Sinks; and sister, Joann Clift.   She is survived by a daughter, Lanetta Mendez and husband Ernest; two sons, Forrest Pritchett and wife Janet of…

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    Beatrice Marcella Preciado

    Beatrice Marcella Preciado Beatrice Marcella Preciado, 87, of Amarillo, died Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Rosary will be held at 6:00 P.M. on Monday December 17, 2018 at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd.  Mass will be at 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, with Father Jose Gomez officiating. Burial will follow the service at Llano Cemetery. Beatrice was born on January 23, 1931, to Benito Chavez and Carlota Romo. Beatrice worked as unit clerk at NWTH for many years, as well as, at J.C. Penney’s as a sales associate. She enjoyed cooking and crocheting. She was preceded in death by her parents,…

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    Fredrick Donald Davidson

    Fredrick Donald Davidson, 79, of Amarillo, formerly of Quitaque, went to be with His Lord on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at The Chapel at Hillside Christian Church in Amarillo, TX, 6100 South Soncy Road. with Greg Corona and Richard Edwards officiating. Interment will follow at 2:30 P.M. at Resthaven Cemetery, Quitaque, Texas. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Fred was born on April 10th, 1939 in Memphis, Texas to James Oliver Davidson and Estelle Curtis Davidson. Fred was raised in Quitaque, Texas, graduating from Quitaque High School in…

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    Viola Isabelle Archuleta Johnson

    Viola Isabelle Archuleta Johnson Viola Isabelle Archuleta Johnson, 87, of Amarillo, died Tuesday, December 11, 2018.  A Rosary Service will be held at 6:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd.  Funeral Mass will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, December 14, 2018 at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Msgr. Michael Colwell officiating.  Burial will be on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. MST in Mountainview Cemetery in Capulin, NM. Viola Isabelle Archuleta Johnson was born on January 28, 1931, to Adelaide Martinez Belew and Jose Vivian Archuleta. Viola was a straight – A student in the Clayton, NM school system. She…

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    Lula Marie Ralston

    Lula Marie Ralston Lula Marie Ralston passed away November 28, 2018 at Ridgeview Rehab Center in Cleburne, Texas. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Friday, December 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Private interment will be in Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Lula was born on May 6, 1920 in Tell, Texas to Karl Eugene Ellison and Zora Buchanan Ellison. She met the love of her life while in Canyon High School.  She and Leonard W. Ralston were married on February 5, 1939. Lula was employed as bookkeeper and office manager for Nunn Electric…

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    Gary F. Simmons

    Gary F. Simmons Gary F. Simmons Gary F. Simmons, 83, of Amarillo, died Monday, December 10, 2018. Gary was born on January 30, 1935, in Goodman, Missouri to Forest Franklin Simmons and Naomi Simmons. Gary married Carol Green in 1956 in Neosho, Missouri. Gary also served in the Army in the Korean War.  He is survived by his wife Carol, a son Richard Simmons and wife Jennifer of Amarillo, a daughter Cheryl Jane Young, of Amarillo, a brother, Donnie Simmons of Neosho, Missouri, and four grandchildren: Dylan Hanes, Jennifer Dyan Young, Zachary Simmons, and Katie Grace Simmons.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Forest and Naomi Simmons, three…

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    Jose Ignacio Garcia

    Jose Ignacio Garcia Jose Ignacio Garcia, 84, of Amarillo, formerly of Hereford, died Sunday, December 9, 2018.  Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd.  Burial will follow at Restlawn Cemetery between Hereford and Vega. Jose also known as Joe was born on July 28, 1934 in Trementina, New Mexico to Jose H. Garcia and Aurora Garcia.  He was a business owner and operator of Garcia Cement Contractors.  He was retired but still worked from sun up to sun down helping everyone in need.  He was a jack of all trades.  He was a licensed minister.  He…

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    Vonda Maddox (née Carroll)

    Vonda Maddox (née Carroll) Vonda Maddox (née Carroll) lost her battle with Alzheimer’s at Legacy Rehabilitation and Living on December 7, 2018 in Amarillo, TX at the age of 77. Vonda is survived by her husband Monty Maddox and sons, Lance Maddox of Frisco, TX and Lyle Maddox of Houston, TX. Vonda was born on November 1, 1941 in Hereford, TX to Alvian and Anna Lee Carroll. She graduated from Borger High School in 1960.  She married Monty Maddox her high school sweetheart in 1960. After moving to Dumas, TX, Vonda worked various jobs before she and Monty purchased the Sears Catalog Store in 1976, which she managed until it was…

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    Evelyn Mincher Harris

    Evelyn Mincher Harris Evelyn Mincher Harris, 99 of Amarillo, died Saturday, December 8, 2018.  Memorial services will be at 4:00 PM, Monday, December 10, 2018 in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, with Rev. Corky Holland, minister of Pastoral Care of First Baptist Church officiating.  Private Burial will be at Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.   She was W.L.’s  loving wife for 68 years, our mom, mother in law, grandmother, and great grandmother that will be greatly missed.  Evelyn was born on September 25, 1919 in Foss, Oklahoma to Callie and Jesse Mincher, the eldest of 5 siblings.  She graduated from Amarillo High School in 1937. …

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    Gary Lynn Nace

    Gary Lynn Nace Mr. Gary Lynn Nace of Amarillo, Texas, went to be with his Lord on December 7, 2018. Memorial services will be at 2:00 p.m., Monday in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Gary was born on December 25, 1951 in Littlefield, Texas.  Mr. Nace was preceded in death by his parents,  Charles “Bud” and Gwen “Erichson” Nace. On June 28, 1986, Gary married the love of his life, Darlis Jeannine Todd in Amarillo, Texas.  He is survived by his three children and their spouses, Ryan and Lynsey Davis of Amarillo,  Kevin and Trena Rider of Bushland, and Trent Laubhan of Amarillo. Gary loved his five Grandchildren…

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    Michelle Otts Barfield

    Michelle Otts Barfield Michelle Otts Barfield, died November 30, 2018, in Cypress, Texas. Services will be held at a later date. Michelle was born February 16, 1969 in Amarillo, Texas, to Arlie and Sharon Otts. She graduated from Amarillo High School in 1987 and attended the University of Texas in Austin. Michelle received an Associate’s degree in Business and Real Estate from Amarillo College. She worked for her family’s business and opened her own business, an Indoor tanning salon and oxygen bar. Michelle enjoyed all aspects of the business especially seeing her clients every day.  She was an avid snow skier, tennis player and golfer.  Michelle loved all her friends and…

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    Judy Darlene Lolmaugh

    Judy Darlene Lolmaugh, 74, of Vega died Tuesday, November 27, 2018. Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 8, 2018, at First Baptist Church at Vega with Matt Crawford officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers at Vega, 110 S. Main. Judy was born November 3, 1944, in Clovis, New Mexico to Jim and Roberta Brown. She loved her family, and her dog, Sophia.  She enjoyed quilting. Judy worked at First National Bank in Tucumcari for several years. She was a member of WMU and former director of Christian Women’s Job Corp in Amarillo. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Lolmaugh; her parents; and a brother,…

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    Richard Stanley “Stan” Kile, Jr.

    Richard Stanley “Stan” Kile, Jr. Richard Stanley “Stan” Kile, Jr., 68, of Amarillo died Monday, December 3, 2018. Services will be at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, December 6, 2018, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Ross Clopton officiating.  Burial will be in Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Stan was born March 26, 1950, to Richard and Bettye Kile.  He was a 22-year member of the Bricklayers Union and worked for TDCJ in the Clements Unit for 15 years as a corrections and transportation officer.  Stan was a member of the Amarillo Area Corvette Club and was a member of AA.  He married Brenda Guill…

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    Archie Wayne Scott

    Archie Wayne Scott Archie Wayne Scott, 78, of Amarillo died Sunday, December 2, 2018. No services will be held.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Archie was born December 12, 1939, in Amarillo to Archie and Lola Scott.  He was a known lapidarist.  Archie loved to camp with his family and spend time with his grandchildren. He married Sharon Miller Pond on June 6, 1981, in Canyon. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Faye Musser Scott; a brother, Ray Scott; and a great-granddaughter, Karleigh Taylor. Survivors include his wife, Sharon Scott; five daughters, Rhonda Taylor, Konetta Hail, Kimberly Upchurch, Carol Pond, and Heaven…

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    Billie Carol Green Watson

    Billie Carol Green Watson Billie Carol Green Watson, age 75, died of natural causes on Sunday, December 2, 2018, in Amarillo, TX. Billie is survived by her sister Janice Andrews of Waco, TX, her son, Michael Watson of Hale Center, TX, his wife, Janet Watson.  Teresa Watson Carlisle of Amarillo, TX, her husband, Bill Carlisle.  Shelly Watson Crawford of Kress, TX.  She had nine grandchildren – Devin Edwards, Ariel Sutton, Vincent Fuller, Misty Fuller, Justin Carlisle, Joshua Carlisle, Carolyn Carlisle, Cheyenne McClendon, Brady McClendon.  She had seven great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents Robert and Ruth Green of Plainview, TX, her sister, Lucille Harrington, of Irving,…

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    Betty Georgene Dorland

    Betty Georgene Dorland, 76, of Amarillo died November 27, 2018.  A celebration of life will be held at 3:30pm on Friday, December 7 at the Conference Center at High Plains Retreat Center. Georgene was born on January 17, 1942 to George and Mabel Peters.  She married Jimmy Dorland and they primarily resided in Andrews, TX.  She worked in the banking industry for many years and owned Georgi’s Dress Shop in Andrews.  She moved to Amarillo in the late 90’s and resided there until her death.  She was lovingly known as Aunt Georgene to her family and all of their friends.  She was a loyal supporter and encourager of her nieces and nephews and you knew…