Linda Probst Conger, 78, passed away peacefully in Amarillo, Texas, on August 1, 2018. She was born in Amarillo on December 28, 1939, to Ernest and Marion Probst and lived there for most of her life. She graduated from Amarillo High School in 1957 and attended Texas Women’s College.
She was married to Darrell Conger, with whom she celebrated 50 years of marriage in 2014. Linda was active in her church and community. She volunteered with the PTA and on her high school class reunion committee, taught Sunday school, worked at the family business, Sally Ann Bakery, and was a loving mother, grandmother, neighbor and friend. She cared not only for her children and grandchildren but also for her nieces, nephews and the neighborhood kids. Many afternoons, you could see them outside playing catch, shooting hoops and coloring chalk. She loved animals, planting flowers, watching birds and being with people.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her sister, Sally Cobb, and her parents.
She is survived by her three children: sons Kevin Conger (Ashley) and Chris Conger (Tori), daughter Tracy Joseph (Jim Joseph) and 5 grandchildren, Addison and Audrey Joseph, Kyler Conger, and Holden and Charlotte Conger.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Alzheimer’s Association, https://alz.org/ `
A memorial service will be held on September 1, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Boulevard.