Alish A. Panakhov, 85, of Amarillo, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Rev. Jim Wallace, officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Alish was born March, 21 1927, in the Soviet Union. In 1953, he graduated from college and worked as a sales manager for his entire life. He was married in 1944, to Lubov Panakhova and they had three children. In 1997, he and his wife came to Amarillo to live with his youngest daughter.
Survivors include his spouse, Lubov Panakhova; a daughter, Layla Panakhova and son-in-law, Leon Minasyan; a granddaughter, Laleyna Wafford and husband Lenny; a grandson, Emil Minasyan and wife Lori; and other members of the family, Mila Abbasova, Emin Abbasov, Mac Abbasov of Amarillo, and Mike Abbasov and family of College Station TX.