Martha Diana Cox Rudolph, Ph. D., 74, of Amarillo, TX passed away on January 2, 2021, in Amarillo.
Diana was born November 11, 1946, in Little Rock, Arkansas, to Nathan and Martha Cox. She married Larry Wayne Smith on June 22, 1991.
Diana was a gifted clinical psychologist and spent decades serving both adolescents and older adults in nursing homes across the Texas Panhandle until her retirement. She loved gardening with Larry, long road trips to visit grandchildren, cooking, reading, painting, and playing piano, and the occasional video game. Diana was also fond of the Amarillo area performing arts. She spent endless hours loving her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her loving husband, Larry Smith, of Amarillo, TX; her children and grandchildren: Karen (Rudolph) and Cody Wilson, Kyle, Claire, and Carlie of Atlanta, Georgia; Zach Smith and Mylan Phung, and Jackson of Eastland, Texas.
Celebrations of life services will be scheduled for a future date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Faith City Mission, the Salvation Army, or High Plains Public Radio.