Jose “Henry” Mata, Sr. – April 13, 2014

Jose “Henry” Mata, Sr., 75, of Amarillo, died Sunday, April 13, 2014.Mata Obit Pic

 

Rosary will be said at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel.  Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father Jose Gomez, as celebrant.  Burial will be in Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

 

Henry was born April 10, 1939, in Mosquero, NM, to Pedro and Vincentita Mata.  He married Martha Keeble on Jan. 1, 1959, in Amarillo.  Henry worked for Overhead Doors for 17 years.  He enjoyed playing pool and was an excellent player.  He also enjoyed playing poker and travelled to Las Vegas frequently.

 

He was preceded in death by four sisters and four brothers.

 

Survivors include his wife, Martha Mata, of Amarillo; a son, Jose Mata, Jr. and wife Beatrice of Amarillo; three daughters, Mona Lisa Mata-Keeble and Belinda Rodriguez and husband Carlos of Amarillo and Tonia Jeanine Lopez and husband Alberto of Albuquerque, NM; two brothers; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

 

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Reba Joyce Ensey – April 14, 2014

Reba Joyce Ensey, 77, of Amarillo, died Monday, April 14, 2014.

 

Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 15, 2014, in Friends and Family Worship Center.  Burial will be in Dumas Cemetery in Dumas.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

 

Reba was born May 22, 1936, in Wellington to Floyd and Lula Mae Hudson.  She married Vernon Ensey on June 14, 1953, in Dumas.  He preceded her in death on Feb. 11, 2014.  Reba was the pianist for 35 years at her church.

 

Survivors include two daughters, Jana Snider and husband Gary of Amarillo and Holly Stone and husband Gary of Corsicana; three grandchildren, Amber Gildon, Austin Hill and Brooklyn Stone; two great-grandchildren, Haydyn and Tyson.

 

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Wayne Bagley – April 14, 2014

Bagley Obit PicWayne Bagley, 88, of Canyon, died Monday, April 14, 2014.

Services will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in First United Methodist Church in Canyon with Rev. Rick Enns, pastor, officiating.  Burial will be in Dreamland Cemetery in Canyon.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Wayne was born March 5, 1926, in Roaring Springs to Winfield and Anne Bagley.  He proudly served his country in the Navy during World War II.  Wayne earned his law degree and was an attorney. He married Charlene Giesecke in January 1948.  Wayne had a pecan orchard which he loved and he really enjoyed working in it.  He was a member of American Legion for more than 60 years and served as their Judge Advocate for one year.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Bob Bagley; and a sister, Barbara Shaffer.

Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Charlene Bagley, of Canyon; three daughters, Joyce Bagley of Richardson, Dana Hatch and husband Larry of Lindale and Janet Braxton and husband Gary of Amarillo; a son, Bill Bagley and Susan of Amarillo; three brothers, Terry Bagley and Walton Bagley, both of Amarillo and Pat Bagley of Pampa; three sisters, Joyce Crooks of Spearman, Martha Mandell of Sacramento, CA and Aralene Downing of Spur; ten grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials be made to Thomas E. Creek Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 6010 W. Amarillo Blvd., Amarillo, TX 79106; or to Alzheimer’s Association, 1400 Wallace Blvd., Amarillo, TX 79106

Miles Gordon P. Gunter – April 9, 2014

Gunter Obit PicMiles Gordon P. Gunter, 75, of Amarillo, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014.

Memorial services will be 2:30 p.m., Thursday, April 17, at the Veteran’s Administration in Amarillo.  Graveside services will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Miles was born Aug. 23, 1938, in Moreauville, LA to Gordon Pennington and Lottie Gunter.  He proudly served his country in the Marines during the Vietnam War.  Miles earned a bachelor’s degree at Texas A&M and a law degree from University of Texas.  He practiced law in Austin most of his life.

Survivors include two daughters, Chenelle Bentley and husband Joe of Amarillo and Coral S. Gunter of Austin; a son, Forrest Jordan P. Gunter of Austin; four grandchildren, Colette Wilcoxen, Justin Wilcoxen, Serenity Bentley and Felicity Bentley; three brothers, Forrest Patrick Gunter of Austin, Edmund Gunter and Harry Gunter, both of Mississippi; and a sister, Charlotte Wood of Galveston.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorials be made to Fisher House Foundation, Inc., 111 Rockville Pike, Suite 420, Rockville, MD 20850.

Matilda Mary Macfarlane Card – April 12, 2014

Matilda Mary Macfarlane Card, 89, of Amarillo, died Saturday, April 12, 2014.Card Obit

No services are planned.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. 

Mrs. Card was born on February 2, 1925 in New Rochelle, New York. 

She married Howard Malcolm Card on July 27, 1946.  He preceded her in death.

She is survived by three daughters, Jennifer Buckner and husband Jack of Amarillo; Catherine Lanham and husband Marks of Midland; and Virginia Shellman and husband Wirt of Riverside, CA; five grandchildren, Jessica Shellman Smith, Wade Lanham, Travis Shellman, Reed Lanham, and Mollie Blackburn Barnes; and four great grandsons, Brady, Nathan, Roman and Grant. 

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Virginia Galley – April 12, 2014

Virginia Galley, 92, of Amarillo died Saturday, April 12, 2014.

No services are scheduled at this time. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Virginia was born Aug. 2, 1921, in Claude to Tom and Lucille Miller.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews.

Willie Pearl Hubbell – April 11, 2014

Willie Pearl Hubbell, 95, of Amarillo, died Friday, April 11, 2014.

Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m., Monday, April 14, 2014, in Llano Cemetery Mausoleum with Roger Smith, pastor of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church officiating.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Mrs. Hubbell was born April 13, 1918, in Clanton, Alabama, to John and Maude Roseberry.

Survivors include four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Dan Morton, M.D. – April 6, 2014

Morton Obit PicDan Morton, M.D., 65, of Amarillo, died Sunday, April 6, 2014.

Memorial services will be at 2:00 p.m., Monday, April 14, 2014, in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Dan was born July 23, 1948, in Webster City, Iowa to John and Marie Morton.  He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Iowa.  Furthering his education, Dan graduated from University of South Dakota and Texas Tech School of Medicine.  Dan completed his residency at Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  He married Janet Yeary on Aug. 7, 1976, in Sioux Falls and they have lived in Amarillo since 1977.  Dan practiced medicine in the Northwest Texas Hospital emergency room.  Dan was an avid car enthusiast and loved spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Janet Morton, of Amarillo; two sons, Erik Charles Morton and James Robert Morton and his fiancée, Sherry Ann Kornegay, all of Amarillo; a sister, Kathy Morton of Harrisburg, Missouri; a brother, John Morton and wife Linda of Des Moines, Iowa; and two grandchildren, Kiera and Shelby Morton.

The family suggests memorials be made to the National Marrow Donor Program.  www.bethematch.org.

Charles Thomas Caballero (C.T.) – April 7, 2014

Caballero Obit PicCharles Thomas Caballero (C.T.), 67, of Amarillo, died Monday, April 7, 2014.

Memorial services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with the Rev. John R. Watson, III, officiating.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

C.T. was born Dec. 16, 1946, to Dr. Emilio and Mary E. Caballero.  He graduated from Canyon High School and served in the Air Force as a pilot.  He graduated from West Texas State University with a Masters in Communications and Art.  C.T. taught at Dade County College in Miami, FL and then at Bee County College in Beeville.

C.T. married childhood friend, Terry Lee in Amarillo on July 14, 1984.  Together they owned and operated Paladin Motors Sales in Amarillo.  Later in life, C.T. retired to become the family caregiver in times of need.  C.T. was an accomplished artist and enjoyed attending art sales, shows, and collecting antiques, cars, and collectibles.

Our C.T. was always there for those who needed his care or help.  He supported those he loved and forgave those who abused his kindness and always gave 110% of himself.

C.T., you will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved you.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Emilio and Mary Caballero and a sister, Lou Ann Shell.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Terry Lee Caballero; a daughter, Lara Carter and grandchild, Chase Carter; a nephew, John and wife Denese Pruitt; nieces, Tracy Ann and Bill Baar, Laura Lee and Samuel Lee Tidwell.

The family suggests memorials be to a favorite charity.

Richard Lloyd Thomas – March 24, 2014

Richard Lloyd Thomas, 58, of Pampa, died Monday, March 24, 2014.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Mr. Thomas was born Aug. 29, 1955, in Pampa to Frank and Thelma Thomas.  He was a handyman.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Jacka Thomas of Pampa; a sister, Cara Shea, of Fort Worth; and a brother, Robert Thomas of Fort Worth.