Carlton "Corky" Mason – March 29, 2012

Carlton “Corky” Mason, 72, of Amarillo died Thursday, March 29, 2012.

Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 2, 2012, at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 5631 Pavillard Drive, with the Rev. Danny Lucas officiating.  Burial will be in Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Corky Mason was born March 13, 1940 in Amarillo to Robert and Mary Mason.  He married Ann Hyman in September 1965, at Hamlet Baptist Church.  He was a commercial artist for American Quarter Horse Journal and retired after 28 1/2 years.

Corky enjoyed working in the computer room at Lighthouse Baptist Church.  He also enjoyed camping and fishing with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a son, Wayne “Tiger” Mason, in 1993.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Ann Mason of Amarillo; a daughter, Paula Martin and husband Paul of Amarillo; two grandsons, Paul “Rob” Martin and Carl Martin, both of Amarillo; three sisters, Geta Mason, Lynda Evans and Judy Ann Heddin and husband Charles, all of Amarillo; two brothers, Cecil Mason and wife Judith and Joe Bob Mason and wife Kathy, all of Amarillo; and many nieces and nephews.

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