Warner Bascom Ford, 82, of Amarillo, TX died August 31, 2020.
Private family graveside services were held. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.
Warner was born on September 22, 1937, in Wellington, TX to Frank and Helen Ford. He graduated from Wellington High School, then went on to have a career in Sales until he retired from IBM in 1995. Warner married Theresa Lynn Hall in March of 1985 at Paramount Terrace Christian Church. Warner was an active Christian, faithfully involved as an elder at Paramount Terrace Christian Church, and, most recently, a greeter at Grace Church. His family will always remember how kind, and servant-hearted he was, always helping anyone in need. He cherished time with his family, with his faithful companion, Charlie the Lhasa Apso, always by his side.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Laura Vandivere, brother, Lee Gardner Ford, and granddaughter, Megan Hendrix.
Survivors include his wife, Theresa Ford; children, Sheriece Strickland and husband Larry of Albuquerque, NM, Meshell Moore and husband David of Frisco, TX, Carla Ford of Austin, TX, Cliff White and wife Crystal of Dumas, TX, Casey White and wife Susan of Amarillo, TX, Christy Clark of Garland, TX.; grandchildren, Sheridon Rennaker and husband Dave of Spokane, WA, Abbigayle Diericx and husband Austin of Haslet, TX, and Nolan White; great-grandchildren, Ali Rennaker, Carson Rennaker, Jordan Hendrix, and Jimi Hendrix.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations are made to the Amarillo Khiva Shrine, 305 SE 5th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79101, or a charity of your choice.