Dateline: September 20, 2001
services for Clarence Francis Garman, age 89, were held at 10 a.m. on
Monday, September 17, 2001, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Rev.
James Ivey Edwards, Pastor of the First United Methodist Church in
Clarendon, officiating. Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the
direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc.
Garman died Thursday, September 13, 2001, in Amarillo. He was born August
6, 1912, in Greensburg, Kansas, and was a resident of Donley County much
of his life. He was married to Blanchie Juanita McCrary, who preceded him
in death on December 6, 1983. He was a cobbler in his early life and owned
and operated his own business for several years. Later he was employed by
the Fort Worth and Denver Railroad, then by Western Pacific Railroad for
many years before retiring. He was a US Army Veteran of World War II and
was a member of the Amarillo Veterans of Foreign Wars Post.
include one son, Duane Garman of Clarendon; two daughters, Oveta Nielsen
of San Antonio and Derenda Garrett of Lubbock; 16 grandchildren; eight
great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren.
family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be to Medical Center
Nursing Home or Associated Ambulance Authority.
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