|Birth: ||Jun. 16, 1931|
|Death: ||Mar. 14, 2012|
Homer T. Estes Jr., 80, of Amarillo died Wednesday, March 14, 2012.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today in Seville Estates Assisted Living Center, 7404 Seville Drive, with Sherman Eastland, chaplain of Odyssey Hospice officiating. Arrangements are by LaGrone-
Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors, Coulter Road Chapel, 8310 S. Coulter St.
Homer was born June 16, 1931, in Fort Worth to Homer and Sadie Estes. He moved with his parents to Amarillo in 1948. He graduated from Amarillo High School in 1950 and then attended Amarillo College for two years. He began employment with his father at Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. and worked in many positions throughout the company. He also worked as an
independent contractor installing telephone equipment in the central offices in 81 towns, 16 states and Puerto Rico. They owned MUZAK, a franchise company in Amarillo.
He was a private pilot, had a special interest in bodybuilding, auto mechanics and the stock market. He loved to read and share his books with friends and loved to sit in coffee shops and talk with people.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his family, Curtis and Janie Smith and their children, Sarah, Allison, Barrett and Aubrey; grandchildren, Riley, Chloe and Logan; special friend, Lilly Camden and the entire staff and many friends at Seville Estates Assisted Living Center.
Sign the online guest book at www.lagroneblackburnshaw.com.
Amarillo Globe-News, March 16, 2012
Homer T Estes (1904 - 1981)
Sarah Elizabeth McAleer Estes (1904 - 1996)
Plot: Section K Lot 56 Space 4
Created by: Walter Dunn
Record added: Mar 17, 2012
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