CLAUDE - L. T. "Bud" Bagwell, 86, died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 1990.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today in Claude Church of Christ, with Bob Setliff officiating. Burial will be in Claude Cemetery by Boxwell Brother Funeral Directors.
Mr. Bagwell, born in Armstrong County, had been a life-long resident. In 1928, he won the 880 yard run at the Texas Intercollegiate Athletic Association Championships, where he earned an invitation to compete in the U.S. Olympic Trials. He was inducted into the Panhandle Sports Hall of Fame in 1989. He was a stock farmer. He was a member of Claude Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha, in 1988.
Survivors include a son, Rex L. Bagwell of Claude, a daughter-in-law, Mary Bagwell of Claude; two brothers, Ralph E. Bagwell and E.T. "Pat" Bagwell, both of Claude; a sister, Evelyn Blanton of Claude; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Amarillo Daily News - September 13, 1990 – obituary courtesy of Edith Guynes Stanley on 20 Mar 2011.
Martha Profitt Ragle Bagwell
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