Robert Lee Lovato, 65, of Dumas, died Saturday, January 4, 2020.
Funeral Services will be at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, January 10, 2020 at HIS Church Dumas Campus with Frank Gordoa and David Preston officiating. Burial will be at the Dumas Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox
Robert was born on January 17, 1954 in Sena, New Mexico to Vidal and Flora Lucero. He had worked for several years in the workshop at the Texas Panhandle Centers. He loved playing basketball, bowling, and track in the Special Olympics. He was a member of Paramount Baptist Church in Amarillo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Vidal and Flora Lucero; two brothers, Ralph Lucero and Vidal Lucero Jr.; and a sister, Mabel Valenciano.
He is survived by three brothers, Ernest Lucero and wife Lori, Alex Lucero and wife Sally, and Martin Lucero, all of Dumas; four sisters, Loraine Arenivar and husband Mario, Pauline Lucero and husband Gerardo, all of Dumas, Lydia Lucero and Jesus Gutierrez of Amarillo, and Peggy Rodriguez and husband Ruben of Broken Arrow, Ok. Also his host home provider for 18 years, Camalou Tackitt; very special friend, Margaret Murphy; all his friends at Texas Panhandle Centers and his friends from Special Olympics.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, January 9, 2020 from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.