Dateline: March 4, 2004
services for Freddie Garland Reck, age 65, were held at 3:30 p.m. on
Wednesday, March, 3, 2004, in the First United Methodist Church in Claude
with Rev. Janet Edwards, Pastor, and Dr. Roger A. Hubbard, Pastor of Lake
Tanglewood Community Church, officiating.
Burial was held in Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson
Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Reck died Monday, March 1, 2004, in Amarillo.
He was born July 25, 1938, in Claude and had lived in Armstrong
County much of his life. He
graduated from Clarendon High School and attended Sul Ross University.
He married Colleen Mathus DeVore on June 30, 2000, at Tucumcari,
New Mexico. He was employed
in various positions with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company throughout
his 32 year career. He was
based out of Pampa and then Amarillo before his retirement.
Throughout his career, he maintained his involvement in the family
farming and cattle ranching business in Armstrong County.
After his retirement, he continued full time in the
family farming and ranching business as a third generation owner of land
in Armstrong County, holding land that was homesteaded and has always been
owned only by the Reck family.
was preceded in death by his father, John P. Reck.
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