|Birth: ||Jul. 27, 1923|
|Death: ||Nov. 30, 2013|
(Published in Amarillo Globe-News, Dec. 2, 2013)
Christopher "Chris" Reynolds Barkley, 90, of Amarillo died Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Central Church of Christ Chapel with Bob Crass, minister, officiating. Burial will follow in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Chris was born July 27, 1923, in Fort Worth. The family moved to Amarillo in 1926. Chris attended Amarillo schools, graduating from Amarillo High School in 1941. She was employed at Amarillo Credit Association from 1941 to 1945. In 1944, she married Charles Barkley Jr. in Amarillo. Chris was employed at Anderson Mattress & Upholstering Co. as office clerk for 25 years, retiring in 1994. She was a member of Central Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1990; a grandson, Aaron, in 1999; and a daughter, Jan, in 2004.
Survivors include a son, Phil Barkley and wife Lisa of North Platte, Neb.; a brother, Boyd Reynolds of Redwood City, Calif.; a grandson, Nelson; three granddaughters, Amanda, Nicole, and Shannon; and two great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be to High Plains Children's Home, 11461 S. Western St., Amarillo, TX 79118; or to Meals on Wheels, 219 W. Seventh Ave., Amarillo, TX 79101.
Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1932
Name: Juanita Christopher Reynolds
Birth Date: 27 Jul 1923
Birth Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA
Father: Savench Wood Bord Reynolds
Father Birth Place: Kaufman County, Texas
Mother: Zella Louise Whitaker
Mother Birth Place: Texas
Mother Residence: Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas
Samuel Boyd Reynolds (1889 - 1958)
Zella Louise Reynolds (1893 - 1980)
Charles Wallace Barkley (1923 - 1990)
Plot: Section 1S Lot 35 Space 1
Created by: Edith Guynes Stanley
Record added: Dec 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121081321