Bobby Damon – November 12, 2011

Bobby Damon, 50, of Amarillo died on Saturday, November 12, 2011.
Services will be at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 in First Baptist Church with Dr. Howard K. Batson, Pastor and Dr. W. Winfred Moore, Pastor Emeritus, both officiating.  Private burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Bobby was born on April 3, 1961 in Amarillo to Bob and Wanda Damon.  Bobby attended schools in Amarillo and Canyon and graduated from Amarillo High School in 1979.  He graduated from Texas Tech University where he was a Sigma Alpha Epsilon.  He married Lisa Cash on August 11, 1984 at First Baptist Church in Amarillo.  After graduating from college, he became a homebuilder and belonged to the Amarillo Home Builders Association.  For the past 20 years, Bobby was an agent with State Farm Insurance Companies.  Prior to that he had worked for State Farm in Agency Management and in claims.  Bobby earned many awards and had achieved the designation of Chartered Life Underwriter.  Part of his career as an agent took place in Dumas.  He was very active in Dumas Noon Lions Club and President of the Dumas Chamber of Commerce.  He loved to hunt, fish and play golf.  He loved all sports, but had a great passion for baseball.  His children were benefactors of these passions as he was eager to be involved with them as a sponsor, coach, teacher and companion.  Bobby was loved by many people.  During his three year battle with cancer, he was prayed for and encouraged by faithful and loving friends.  Bobby was a life long member of First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Lisa Damon of Amarillo; a son, Christopher Damon; and twin daughters, Addison Damon and Ashli Damon, of Amarillo; his parents, Bob and Wanda Damon of Amarillo; a brother, Clark Damon and wife Kim of Amarillo; a sister, Lynda Damon of Amarillo;  his father and mother-in-law, Jerry and Patsy Cash of Borger; a sister-in-law, Sheri Cash-Garcia of Borger; his brother-in-law, Mark Cash of Dallas and one niece and three nephews.
The family suggests memorials be made to Amarillo High Baseball and Amarillo High Girls Golf Booster Clubs.
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