Golden Gate Mortuary

Amarillo, Texas

Golden Gate Mortuary - Amarillo, Texas

Mae Etta Lewis

Mae Etta Lewis

Mae Etta Lewis, 80, of Amarillo died Friday, Aug. 21, 2015.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Temple of Praise Church with Bishop Chris Brown, pastor, and Elder S.R. Anderson officiating and Elder Charles Craig as eulogist. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

On Sept. 24, 1934, Dearo White was blessed with the birth of her first daughter, Mae Etta Brown. Mae was born in Memphis. It was in Amarillo when she met and married O.V. Lewis. Mae and O.V. joined their families and collectively, they have 11 children.

In 1977, Mae surrendered her life to the Lord and she never went back. In 1984, she became the District Missionary of the Texas Northwest Tulia District under the late Superintendant Henry Lee Jackson and Mother Victorine Mackey and fondly became known as Missionary Lewis.

Mae loved her grandchildren, shopping, playing dominoes and solitaire.

Survivors include her husband of 51 years, O.V. Lewis; four daughters, Phyllis Molden, Victoria Parker, Evelyn Coleman and Laverne Campbell; five sons, Donald Lewis, Gregory Lewis, Tyrone Lewis, Gene Ray Sherry Coleman and Carl Ashley; two sisters, Patsy Tatum and Rita Willis-Clay; and three brothers, Tommy White, Ricky White and Aldie White.

Viewing will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday in Golden Gate Mortuary Chapel of Angels.

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E’stlyn Sha’Kil Reed

E’stlyn Sha’Kil Reed, 22, of Amarillo died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Greater Love Temple with Bishop Jackie Riles as pastor, Pastor Joe Cofer officiating and Elder Mal Carr as eulogist. Burial will follow in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Ms. Reed was born March 8, 1993, in Amarillo to James E. Cofer and La’Kesha D. Matthews. She attended public school in Amarillo and proudly graduated from Palo Duro High School in 2011. During her life, she demonstrated an amazing talent for basketball. She played Amateur Athletic Union with the Lady Gators and Show Stoppaz. She wore the No. 23 as a proud Lady Don.

On Aug. 11, 2015, God had a different plan for E’stlyn and opened the pearly gates to call her home, joining her grandparents, Mary Wright and Francis Fullbright; her sister, TuKedreonua “TK” Espy; her niece, Ky’Asia; and her uncle, Bryan Mallory.

Survivors include her mother, La’Kesha Matthews and Michael, her fiancé; her father, James Cofer; her grandparents, Michael Reed Christina, Ruby Norman, Ronnie “PaPa” Mallory, Ruby “Mama Dear “Burgess, Barry Mallory and Glendale Mallory; three sisters, Tu’Shuna Espy Price and husband Leslie and Sh’Heneci Matthews, both of Amarillo, and Misty Shaw of Oklahoma; two brothers, Desmon Montano and Cazj’mon Cofer, both of Amarillo; and a special friend, Tremaine Watson.

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

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Gladys Ethel Davis

Gladys Ethel Davis

Gladys Ethel Davis, 70, of Amarillo died Friday, Aug. 7, 2015.

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

Gladys was born March 10, 1945, in Greenville to Ruchell and Ethel Thomas Fields. She graduated from Doty High School in 1963, moved to Amarillo in 1964 and attended Drone Business College. She worked in insurance for several years. She loved spending time with her family and helping others.

She married Dempsey L. Davis on Nov. 26, 1974. She was a faithful and dedicated member of the New Covenant Missionary Baptist for 22 years. She enjoyed helping out in the kitchen.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruchell and Ethel Fields; a brother, R.L. Fields; and three sisters, Mildred Moore, Genell Dunlap and Jo Ann Roberts.

Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Dempsey L. Davis; her daughter, Shree Foster and husband William; a son, Eric Davis and wife Cindy, all of Amarillo; three sisters, Peggy Tutson and husband Floyd of Rowlett, Betty Lou Williams and husband George of Garland and Treasa Fields of Dallas; a brother, Otis Fields and wife Gail of Austin; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren, all of Amarillo; and a host of nieces, nephew, relatives and friends.

Many thanks to Diane Jefferson of Caprock Home Health Services for many years of loyal service, Integra Care and her many doctors for their love and support.

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Margaret Marie Flowers

Margaret Marie Flowers

Margaret Marie Flowers, 72, of Amarillo died Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Golden Gate Mortuary Chapel of Angel with Bishop James Mims officiating. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Margaret Marie Flowers was born Feb. 1, 1943, in Stamford. Margaret was employed at Hughes Aircraft in Tucson, Ariz., where she retired in 1998. She enjoyed playing cards, bowling, listening music and spending time with her family. She really enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include an aunt, Beulah Grays of Amarillo; her daughters, Lineoria Maschell Flowers of Gilmer, Angela Reschea McIntosh of Phoenix and Stephanie Annette Wells of Amarillo; 17 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.

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