Garrett Ray Pendergraft, 63, of Amarillo, TX passed away on August 22, 2022.
Services will be at 11:00 A.M., Friday. August 26, 2022, at Washington Avenue Christian Church with Jim Shelburne officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Garrett was born in Amarillo, TX on March 26, 1959, to Marcia and Jack Pendergraft. He graduated from Caprock High School in 1977. Garrett received his bachelor’s degree in Architecture in 1982 from Texas Tech University. He worked as an Architect for Dekker/Perich/Sabatini for 22 years. He was a member of the American Institute of Architects and the Texas Society of Architects. Garrett’s notable works that he contributed to include the AQHA museum, the BSA Ware Tower, the Texas Tech School
of Pharmacy as well as many buildings on the main Texas Tech campus, and many regional hospitals and community buildings.
Garrett married Lezlie Turrentine in Amarillo, TX on March 2, 1985.
Garrett was a longtime member and Elder at Washington Avenue Christian Church which he also helped remodel.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jack Pendergraft;
Survivors include his wife, Lezlie Pendergraft; sons, Trey Pendergraft and wife Reagan, and Laef Pendergraft and wife Tessa; granddaughter, Presley Marie Pendergraft; Mother, Marcia Pendergraft; and sister, Mary Ann Stephens and husband Chris along with many loving nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. – 6:30 P.M., Thursday, August 25, 2022, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home.
15 Replies to “Garrett Ray Pendergraft”
Lezlie, Trey, Laef and family. Our prayers are with you during this time of grief and loss.
Thank you so much.
Lezlie – So sorry to hear of your loss. I pray God gives you strength and comfort during these trying times.
Lezlie, my heart is broke for you. I am so sorry for your loss. I can’t imagine what you and your family are going through right now. Sending all my love and prayers your way. I am here for you if you need anything please let me know.
Marcia, I was so surprised to read the loss of your son, I am so sorry. May God be with you during this difficult time.
Praying for all of you!!
Lezlie. I am so sorry to hear that Garrett passed away. Sending you, Laef and Trey lots of prayers and for God to watch over you during this time of sorrow.
Leslie, how deeply sorry I am for yours and the family’s great loss of such an honorable man. My heart and prayers go out to all of you. Your friends are here for you all, please don’t hesitate to reach out if you need to for anything. Much love and huge hugs.
Oh Lez!!! I am so sorry to hear this. I know we are all only “biding our time” here , but Garrett’s passing seems too soon! Know my heart and prayers are with you and your fellas! Much love!
So very sorry for your loss Lezlie Marcia and MaryAnn I am very thankful for our history of fun and love in our bond with our Lord Precious Family and so loved by so many In prayer for you all
So sorry for your loss Lezlie Marcia and MaryAnn Lots of precious history with you all in our bond with our Lord Precious family so loved In prayer for you all and love you all
Garrett was one of the finest and most honorable men I have ever known. He is an example for all men and I have been enriched to have known him. He and Lezlie have raised two awesome young men who have made their father and mother proud.
We loved having him come into the shop (Barney’s). He was so sweet and friendly !
He will be missed. We are so very sorry for your loss. Your friends at Barney’s
Oh Leslie, I am so sorry for your loss of Garrett. I remember us coming to your beautiful wedding. I will reach out to you later. You and family are in my prayers. 🙏🏼❤️
He will be greatly missed and fondly remembered. So sad God took him home this soon…but rejoicing that his pain has ended.
He walked the walk and led by example. What a legacy!