Arthur Louis Hammond, 73, of Amarillo, TX passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021.
A visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home in Amarillo, TX on Monday, August 2, 2021. Services will be at 3:00 P.M., Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, with Dr. G. A. Roach officiating. Burial will be at Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Arthur was born on August 31, 1947, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
He was a self-made entrepreneur with over fifty years in the glass business. He enjoyed fishing, cooking, and volunteering with organizations such as Evelyn Rivers, Make A Wish, and Special Olympics. He was a Charter member of the South Amarillo Optimist Club since 1980 and also a member of the Apartments Association. He loved spending time with his family and friends with a cold bottle of Coors in his hand and a smile on his face.
He was loved by all and will be missed dearly. CHEERS PAPA!
He is preceded in death by his brother, Dee Wilson.
He is survived by his wife, Marilyn Hammond, of Amarillo, TX; brother, David Wilson and wife Catherine of North Carolina; three daughters, Kelly Clark, of Amarillo, TX, Pam Brackett and husband Larry, of Amarillo, TX, Shanna Kramer and husband Ron, of Callisburg, TX; son. Jamey Noel, of Grand Junction, CO; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews, cousins, and beloved friends.