Curtis Bryan Timmons, 85, of Amarillo, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012.
Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with his niece, Frances Ann Pittman, officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Timmons was born Nov. 8, 1927 in Amarillo to Jerome and Vera Timmons. He attended Alan Academy in Bryan where he played football and graduated from Amarillo High School in 1947. He served in the Army during the Korean War, active duty 1950-1952 and then in the Reserves from 1952-1956. He co-owned Timmons Construction Company from 1952-1969. Mr. Timmons later became a USDA Federal Meat Inspector from 1969 through his retirement in 1988. He was member of the San Jacinto Masonic Lodge, a 32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason and a member of the Khiva Shrine Temple where he was a member of the clown unit. He married Elizabeth Wetzel on June 6, 1953 in Springfield, Missouri and was a Methodist.
Survivors include his wife Elizabeth Timmons, of the home; a son, Blake Timmons and wife Mary of Richardson; a daughter, Bridgette Hencey and husband Davis of Kingwood; two grandchildren, Noleah and Bryan; and a great-granddaughter, Ella.
The family suggests memorials be to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607; or your favorite charity.