Golden Gate Mortuary

Amarillo, Texas

Golden Gate Mortuary - Amarillo, Texas

Clenon Jones Jr

Clenon Jones Jr

Clenon Jones Jr., 64, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Pentecostal Temple Church of God in Christ with Superintendent E.B. Demerson, pastor, as eulogist and Bishop Warren Coble officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Clenon Jones Jr. was born June 10, 1951, in Amarillo. He graduated from Palo Duro High School and West Texas State University with a major in speech and music. He enlisted in the Army and served as a second lieutenant from 1973 to 1978. He furthered his career as an adult and juvenile probation officer, placement coordinator and a guard at Texas Department of Criminal Justice Clemens Unit.

Survivors include three sons, Glen Coffer, Nickulis Jones and Clenon Jones III; three daughters, Rhonda Coffer, Yolanda Coffer and Porshia Jones Bizzard; eight brothers, David Hase, Dennis Hase, Nathaniel Jones, Victor Jones, Vincent Jones, Quinton Jones, Anthony Ray Jones and Brian Jones; seven sisters, Loretta Jones-Kilgore, Cynthia Hase, Sheila Jones Asberry Whittaker, Crystal Washington, Troy Jones Thurman, Cathy Ross Thomas and Teisha Robinson; and 14 grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. today at funeral home.

The family will be at 805 N. Tyler St.

Mary Ann Baker

Mary Ann Baker

Mary Ann Baker, 67, of Amarillo, formerly of Pampa, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Carter Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church with the Rev. Roy Walker officiating. Burial will follow in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Mary Ann was born Jan. 16, 1947, in Pampa to Jovanae Harris and James Harris.

She was a nurse at Northwest Texas Hospital and later retired from Texas Tech University Health and Sciences Center after 25 years of dedicated service.

Mary Ann was a proud member of Carter Chapel C.M.E Church. She was a devoted and loving mother who enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, family and friends. Her hobbies included cooking and sewing.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Randy Harris.

Survivors include her children, Jeremy Baker, Christina Baker, Cherié Baker-Perry and husband Jason, Jerome Baker Sr., Darryl Baker and DoShaun Baker; her grandchildren, Jarrius Baker and Janecia Baker; her sisters, Alice Grays, Millicent Turner and Kathleen Mims; three brothers, R.H. Harris, R.L. Harris Sr., Danny Harris and Bishop James Mims; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home

Counsiavella Harvey

Counsiavella Harvey

Counsiavella Harvey, 83, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop James M. Mims, pastor, and the Rev. Herman Moore of Carter Chapel Primitive Baptist Church as eulogist. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Mrs. Counsiavella Harvey of Amarillo was born Aug. 23, 1931, in Lockesburg , Ark. She was a housekeeper and homemaker until her health failed. She was a loving, caring, heartwarming woman.

Survivors include a sister, Claudia Pearl Crosslin of Gary, Ind.; three daughters, Sandra Booker, Helen Austin and Jenny Johns and husband Robert, all of Amarillo; three sons, Jimmy Harvey and wife Monique of Kileen and David Harvey and wife Gaylee and Earl Harvey, all of Amarillo; 29 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.

Special thanks to the Vivian’s Nursing Home, Georgia Manor Nursing Home and Plum Creek Specialty Hospital.

Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home

Genell Dunlap

Genell Dunlap

Genell Dunlap, 78, of Amarillo died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop James Mims as eulogist and co-pastor Joyce Mims, officiant. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Genell Dunlap was born March 16, 1936, in Greenville. She graduated from Morning Side High School in Memphis and Tyler Barber College in Tyler.

She was a people person and loved everyone and was loved by everyone. She loved to eat, laugh and have fun. She worked nine years at Levi Strauss and 20 years at Pantex.

She was a faithful and dedicated member of New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church for 25 years where she serviced as church clerk, finance secretary, president of New Covenant Mission Ministry, head of the culinary ministry, president of the Pastor’s Aide Ministry, faithful member of Sunday School, lady attendant for Golden Gate Mortuary, active in City-Wide Mission President Council, Church Women United and founder of the Old Fashioned-Musical

Special thanks to the Mims family for all the love and support and the Vibra Hospital Staff.

She is survived by two children, Gentter and Ricky Graves, both of Amarillo; five sisters, JoAnn Roberts Lonnie of McKinney, Gladys Davis Dempsey of Amarillo, Peggy Tutson Floyd of Rowlette, Betty Williams George of Garland and Treasa Fields of Dallas; and a brother, Otis Fields Gail of Austin.

The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Donnie King Sr.

Donnie King Sr.

Donnie King Sr., 57, of Amarillo died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, in Oklahoma City.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in New Light Ministers with Bishop Richard and Pastor Eleanor Murray, pastors, and Elder Ira L. King Sr. as eulogist. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Donnie was born Nov. 29, 1956, in Lockney to Minuard and Josephine King Jr. He was a twin and the sixth of 13 children.

After graduating from Petersburg High School in 1975, he moved to Amarillo. Donnie was employed with Pantex for more than 30 years.

He was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend whose life touched many people. Donnie loved spending time with his family. Always smiling, he was best known for his barbecue and often called King of the Grill.

Survivors include his fiancée, Sharon Scott; a son, Donnie King Jr. and fiancée Sable Graves; three grandchildren, Damon, December and Donnie King III, all of Amarillo; six brothers, Ira King, Joe King, Johnnie King and Tracy King, all of Amarillo, Jerry King and wife Valorie of Dell City, Okla., and Jack King and wife Mary of Lubbock; four sisters, Carla Thomas and husband Robert, Amy King, Pamela King and Shelia King, all of Amarillo; and a host of nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts and friends.

Viewing will be from 1 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home