|Birth: ||Mar. 1, 1917|
|Death: ||May 1, 2011|
Lois Bobbitt, 94, of Amarillo died Sunday, May 1, 2011.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Llano Cemetery with the Rev. Alan Williamson, chaplain of Park Central Retirement Center, officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mrs. Bobbitt was born March 1, 1917, in Cleburne to Henry Grady and Goldie Pond Persons. She married Glenn Bobbitt on May 15, 1937, south of Canyon at the family home. They had a beautiful life together for more than 72 years.
Lois will always be remembered for her love of life, family and friends. She never stepped out the door without looking like a vision of beauty. After retirement, she and Glenn spent many years traveling in their motor home, enjoying the experience of meeting new people and seeing many different states. She had wide range of interests including golf, crafts, cooking and playing bridge. She will be missed very much.
Lois was a member of First Christian Church in Amarillo. She loved the Lord and often spoke of how she had been so blessed.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn, in 2009; a daughter, Jan; a sister, Wynelle Harlan; and two brothers, W.B. and Glenn Persons.
Survivors include a brother, Dana Persons; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
The family suggests memorials be to BSA Hospice, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo, TX 79105; First Christian Church, 3001 Wolflin Ave. Amarillo, TX 79109; or a favorite charity.
Sign the online guest book at www.boxwellbrothers.com.
Amarillo Globe-News, May 3, 2011
Glenn G. Bobbitt (1911 - 2009)
Plot: Section C Lot 8 Space 3
Created by: Walter Dunn
Record added: Dec 30, 2007
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