Roy Lee Hunter, 74, of Amarillo, TX, died September 14, 2021, after a lengthy illness.
He was born August 30, 1947, to Frankie Morris Hunter and Bluford Lee Hunter, in Amarillo, TX. Roy graduated from Amarillo High School and The University of Texas at Austin. He had a long and successful career in the oil and gas business, first with Diamond Shamrock Corporation and later with Mewbourne Oil Company.
Roy is survived by his wife, Torrey Gwin Hunter, his son, John Torrey Hunter and his wife Chelsey Ann Hunter, a beloved granddaughter, Graycen Lea Hunter, his niece Cheryl Gros Drohan and nephews R. Michael Gros and Richard A. Gros, and many beloved cousins.
Contributions in Roy’s memory may be made to Doctors without Borders, P. O. Box 5030, Hagerstown, MD 21741, St. Andrew’s School Library Fund, 1515 South Georgia, Amarillo, TX 79102, or Amarillo Children’s Home, 3400 S. Bowie, Amarillo, TX 79109.
A reception will be held at the family home on Friday, September 17, 2021, from 5 to 6:30 PM.