Gary Wayne Woodburn, 83, of Amarillo, TX died Thursday, March 9, 2023.
Memorial services will be at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 25, 2023, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd., Amarillo, Texas 79109.
Gary was born December 28, 1939, in Wallace, NE to Ralph and Bertie Woodburn.
Gary married Janice Davis on September 10, 1960, in Holdridge, NE.
He worked for Tyrrell Marxen in a General Motors dealership as the manager of the parts department. He loved his job and was rewarded with many trips, which he and Janice enjoyed.
He loved spending time with his boys, they spent lots of time camping, hunting, and fishing. He served also as their Cub Scout Leader. He was a constant supporter of their activities. They could always look to the sidelines and see their dad whenever they played sports. He was a great dad.
If you were his friend, you were his friend for life. He truly never met a stranger.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother-in-law, Michael Davis; a brother, Ralph Woodburn Jr.; and sister-in-law, Georgina Taylor.
Survivors include his wife, Janice Woodburn, of Amarillo, TX; two sons, Mark Woodburn, of Cottonwood, AZ, and Matt Woodburn and wife Colleen, of Waddell, AZ; three sisters-in-law, Beth Moore and husband Russell, of Amarillo, TX, Debbie Littleton and husband Bob, of Lantana, TX, and Gay Davis, of Carlsbad, NM; a sister, Cora Bell Truitt, of Omaha, NE; and two grandchildren, Logan Woodburn, of Waddell, AZ, and Rory Qualls, of Columbus, GA.