Services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 3, 2014 at St. Stephen United Methodist Church with Dr. Stan Cosby, senior pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Donna was born May 22, 1931, in Shattuck, Oklahoma, to Floyd and Irene Stout. She married Lyle E. Byars on Sept. 1, 1956. They were married 57 years.
Donna was a loving wife, mother, and faithful friend. She was head of student records at Amarillo Independent School District until her retirement.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lyle E. Byars; a sister, Fern Clark; and two brothers, Arley and Leston Stout.
Survivors include a son, Scott E. Byars of Lubbock; a daughter, Michele R. Byars of Amarillo; a brother, Otis Stout of Santa Barbara, CA; and several nieces and nephews.
The family suggests memorials be made to St. Stephen United Methodist Church, 4600 S Western St, Amarillo, TX 79109.