Lendon Mack Koonce, 68, of Amarillo, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Jerry Bell officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Koonce was born Dec. 29, 1943, in Thackerville, Oklahoma to Lloyd and Lillie Koonce. He was a Boys Ranch alumni and a devout OU fan. Mr. Koonce married Charlet Arney on Sept. 6, 1967, in Amarillo. He was a member of Trinity Fellowship Church. Mr. Koonce served in the Air Force. He had a career as a truck driver.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Lloyd Koonce.
Survivors include his wife Charlet Koonce, of Amarillo; two daughters, Laura Koonce Yarber and Lisa Koonce Armbruster, both of Amarillo; a brother, Ronnie Koonce of Bakersfield, California; nine sisters, Yvonne Fox of Denver, Colorado, Mona Plumleigh of El Cahon, California, Jo Ann Holder of Arlington, Texas, Brenda Jones of Haltom City, Texas, Kay Ann Price of Sulfur, Oklahoma, Lavonna Castleman of Thackerville, Oklahoma, Donna Wise of Sanger, Texas, Vickey Walker of Peach Springs, Arizona, Louette Pratt of Ft. Worth and two grandchildren, Rowdy Born and Thomas Armbruster.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 700 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at the funeral home.