Darren Gene Fincher, 56, of Amarillo, TX passed away March 26, 2023.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 30, 2023, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount. Interment will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.
Darren was born May 28, 1966, in Mangum, OK to Larry and Gaye Fincher. He graduated from Canyon High School in 1984 where he was a decorated football player. Darren married Lori Jo Roth on June 12, 1987, in Amarillo, TX. He graduated from West Texas State University and worked with Modern Woodmen of America in the financial services and life insurance industry for almost 35 years.
Darren was an avid UFC and NASCAR fan. He also loved football and basketball, following Patrick Mahomes and old-school NBA Forward, Larry Bird. Darren enjoyed gambling; especially, blackjack and he carried a constant winning streak.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Gaye Fincher.
Darren is survived by his wife of 35 years, Lori Fincher; daughters, Bailey Kelley of Ft. Worth, TX, and Jaci Turner and husband Robert of Ft. Worth, TX; father, Larry Fincher of Amarillo, TX; sister, Gayla Jackson and husband Kenny of Amarillo, TX; parents-in-law, Larry and Nancy Roth of Amarillo, TX; sister-in-law, Becky Garrett of Amarillo, TX; niece, Alexa Gowdy, and husband Will; nephews, Jarrett Jackson and wife Brittany, Jake Garrett, and wife Rachel, and Sam Garrett and fiancé Cheyenne Ivey; great-niece and nephew, Blakely and Luke Gowdy; numerous uncles, aunts, cousins; loving dog, Chloe; and lots of grand dogs.