James Douglas Whaley, 71, of Vega, Texas passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at MD Anderson Hospital in Houston, Texas.
James was born August 15, 1947 in Amarillo, Texas to the late Dean Harvey and Margaret Louise (Wetsel) Whaley.
He is survived by his wife Linda of Amarillo; his son & daughter-in-law John & Dana Whaley of Amarillo, his son & daughter-in-law Jim & April Whaley of Bushland, his daughter & son-in-law Janna & Grayson Benson of Amarillo; his grandchildren Zack & Danielle Peters, Zane & Kallie Peters, Wade Whaley, Grant Whaley, Cheyenne Benson and Averie Benson; his great-grandchildren Hazlie & Brayden Peters, Rance & Rylee Peters; and brother Dean Harvey Whaley, Jr. of Amarillo.
A private burial for immediate family was held at Memorial Park Cemetery at Vega, Texas. Arrangements by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, Amarillo, Texas.
In memory of James Whaley, contributions may be made to MD Anderson Cancer Center, P.O.Box 4486, Houston, TX 77210-4486 or www.mdanderson.org/gifts; or to Memorial Park Cemetery, Vega, TX 79092.