Golden Gate Mortuary

Amarillo, Texas

Golden Gate Mortuary - Amarillo, Texas

Gloria Ohuonu

Gloria Ohuonu


Gloria Ohuonu, 68, of Amarillo died Friday, March 24, 2017, in Houston.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Greater Love Temple Church. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Gloria was born Jan. 13, 1949, in Wharton to Jodie Simmons Sr. and Esther Simmons. In 1978, she married Lee Ohuonu in New York City. She was a registered nurse for 45 years and touched the lives of many people.

She was preceded in life by her parents, Jodie and Esther Simmons; her husband, Lekuwa Ohuonu; and a sister, Josephine Collins.

Survivors include to cherish her memory and carry on her legacy, two daughters, Ugo Akinboye and husband Michael of Houston and Ihudiya Ohuonu of Amarillo; a son, Lee Ohuonu of Amarillo; her brothers, Jodie Simmons and wife Dora and Jimmie Simmons and wife Michelle, all of Amarillo; a granddaughter, Abigail Akinboye of Houston; and a grandson, Alexander Akinboye of Houston.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today and 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at  New Covenant Baptist Church, 3100 Angelus Drive.

Category: Obituaries

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