Dateline: March 4, 2004


Funeral services for Kenneth Dale Booth, age 61, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 2, 2004, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Rev. Calvin Burrow, Pastor of Jesus Name Apostolic Church in Clarendon, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.

Mr. Booth died Sunday, February 29, 2004, in Amarillo.  He was born March 5, 1942, in Lesley, Hall County, Texas, and had been a Clarendon resident most of his life.  He married Shirley Marie Holman on February 6, 1959, in Clarendon.  He was a mechanic at Chamberlain Motor Company for 32 years and had been employed in the Maintenance Department at Clarendon College since 1994.  He attended the Clarendon Church of the Nazarene.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley, on October 19, 2002; a son, Bobby Dale Booth, on May 14, 1994; his father, B.B. Booth; and two infant sons, Dale Ray Booth and Terry Booth.

Survivors include one daughter, Sheryl Carter of Erick, Oklahoma; his mother, Eula Booth of Memphis; four brothers: Don Booth of Childress, Bobby Booth and Jimmy Booth, both of Memphis; and Alan Booth of Amarillo; one sister, Mary Middleton; a special friend, Tina Johnson; grandchildren, Tony and Randi Carter, Kim and Gary Carter, Kyle Carter, Mary and Kenny Booth, and Josh Allred; and great grandchildren, Caleb Carter, Emberlyn Carter, and Dylan Booth.

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