Edgar Lee Gwynn, Jr. 68, of Amarillo, TX died on Thursday, November 7, 2019.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Parkview Christian Church, with Lee Riley officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Lee was born in Amarillo on June 16, 1951 to Edgar Lee Gwynn, Sr. and Phylliss Garst. He married Sharon Lou Bayliff Gwynn on January 24, 1979 at Parkview Christian Church. Lee worked as a Binder Mix Tech for Owens Corning where he was employed for twenty-nine and a half years. He was a member of Parkview Christian Church and Hillside Christian Church.
He was involved with the Amarillo Symphony as a young man.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents; father, Eddie Gwynn; mother, Phyllis Gwynn; uncle, Frank Gwynn; aunt, Evelyn Pittman; nieces, Brittney Gwynn, and Kinley Riley; and nephews, Bryce Gwynn, and Gabriel Fitzpatrick.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Gwynn, of Amarillo; sons, Eddie Gwynn and wife Tiffiny, of Lubbock, and Timothy Gwynn and wife Tara, of El Paso; daughter, Rachael Barker and husband John, of Amarillo; four grandsons and one on the way; sisters, Shelly Riley and husband Lee, of Amarillo, and Pam Gwynn, of Dallas; and brothers, Russell Gwynn and wife Rachelle, of Austin, and Eric Gwynn and wife Susan of Dallas.
In lieu of flowers the family recommends donations to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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