Golden Gate Mortuary

Amarillo, Texas

Golden Gate Mortuary - Amarillo, Texas

Dempsey Lee Davis

 

 

 

 

Dempsey Lee Davis

Dempsey Lee Davis, 74, of Amarillo died Monday, April 10, 2017.

Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop Mims, pastor, and co-Pastor Joyce Mims as eulogist. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Dempsey Lee Davis, the youngest son born to Dempsey and Lillie Mae Davis, was born in Clarksville. He attended school in Wichita Falls and finished in Amarillo.

He worked for Captain Wire and Cable in Plano until his retirement.

He married Gladys Steward on Nov. 27, 1974. They were married for 40 years until her death in 2015.

He occasionally attended New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church with his wife, Gladys, who was a faithful member for years.

He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; and two sisters, Hyabon and Helen.

Survivors include a daughter, Sheree and husband William Foster; a son, Eric Davis, all of Amarillo; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; five brothers-in-law; three sisters-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

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Michael E. Terry

 

Michael E Terry

 

Michael E. Terry, 48, died Monday, April 10, 2017.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop James Mims, pastor, officiating and the Rev. VC Connors as eulogist. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Michael L. Terry was born Dec. 7, 1968, in Amarillo to JW Terry and Flossie Phillips. He was employed by JBS Tannery for 11 years and enjoyed fishing, water rafting and football.

Survivors include three brothers, Charles Poindexter and wife Tina and Jimmy James and wife Krystal, both of Amarillo, and Edwin Phillips and wife Shelia of Hurst; two sisters, Linda Dunlap of Amarillo and Melissa Maxwell and husband Terrance of Keller; two uncles, Johnny Witherspoon of Hope, Ark., and Robert Poindexter of Tacoma, Wash.; his stepfather, Jimmie James of Amarillo; his special friend, Misty Kowing and her two sons, Kristian and Noah; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

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Jealden Carr

Jealden Carr

 

CLINTON, Okla. — Jealden Carr, 81, of Clinton died Saturday, April 1, 2017.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church in Clinton with Elijah B. Demerson officiating and Mal Ray Carr as eulogist. Burial will be in Clinton Cemetery. Arrangements are by Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home of Clinton and local announcement by Golden Gate Mortuary in Amarillo, Texas.

Jealden was a member of True Gospel Christ Holy Sanctified Church. She loved the outdoors, gardening, working with her flowers and Friday Night Red Tornado football.

Survivors include three daughters, Ethel Jean Jones and Joy Renee Cobbins, both of Amarillo, and Norma Gale Mallory of Arlington, Texas; four sons, Richard Allen Carr and wife, Rose of Tulsa and Mal Ray Carr and wife Edith, Herbert Charles Carr and wife Maria and Adrian Dewayne Carr and wife Tyra, all of Amarillo; two sisters Opal Fisher of El Reno and Pauline Johnson of Longview, Texas; a brother, Billy Paul Sanders of Longview; 28 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and numerous other family members.

The family will greet guest and host a memorial service at 6:30 p.m. today in True Gospel Tabernacle, 801 Glenn Smith Road, in Clinton.

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Vincent R. “Big Man” Martin

 

Vincent R. Martin

 

Vincent R. “Big Man” Martin, 57, of Amarillo died Wednesday, March 29, 2017.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Carter Chapel CME Church with pastor and eulogist, the Rev. Roy Walker, officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Vincent Romel Martin, “Big Man,” was born March 15, 1960, in Amarillo to CM and Helen Martin.

He went to Palo Duro High School. He was a manager for Whataburger for 10 years and retired from Bob’s Taxi service after 10 years.

He was laid back, had a quiet personality and enjoyed his own space. He was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan.

Survivors include his parents, CM and Helen Martin of Amarillo; a son, Robert Washington of Amarillo; four brothers, Wayne Banks and wife Evette of Terrell; CM Martin Jr. and wife Linda of Arlington; Richard Martin and David Martin and wife Lattica, both of Amarillo; two grandchildren, Quinton and Robbee Washington, both of Amarillo; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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