Jeremy Carlos Hernandez, 40, of Amarillo, TX died Saturday, November 28, 2020.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 3, 2020, at Trinity Fellowship West Auditorium with Ronnie Shoffner officiating. Burial will be at Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Jeremy was born November 6, 1980, in Childress, TX to Raymond and Anita Hernandez. Following graduation from Childress High School in 1999, he enlisted in the US Marines and served 10 years, serving in Fallujah, Iraq and Djibouti, Africa.
Jeremy worked for Pantex for thirteen years as a security police officer and also in refrigeration. He left Pantex this year to focus on his HVAC business, Patriot Heating, and Air.
One of Jeremy’s biggest accomplishments was being a father. To Kolton, his Pops was “Number One” though Jeremy would say that Kolton is the real Number One. Jeremy held Kolton to very high standards and always encouraged him to achieve his highest potential. He was always there for him through his ups and downs and taught him to enjoy every moment that life has to offer.
He was preceded in death by grandmother, Dominga Hernandez (Wella); grandparents, Preston Schoffner and Minnie Love Schoffner; father, Raymond Hernandez; and sister, Crystal Hernandez.
Survivors include his wife, Liz Park of Amarillo, TX; a son, Kolton Hernandez, of Amarillo, TX; stepson, Kirklan Chisholm, of NC; daughter, Aspen Weaver, of Dallas, TX; mother, Anita Hopson, of Pampa, TX; sisters, Erica Hernandez, and Lisa DeWitt and husband Rusty, all of Pampa, TX; nieces, Priscilla Hernandez, Addison Finney, Jymma Finney; nephew, Preston Stroud; his dogs, Tank and Milo; and all his Marines.
Viewing will be available from 9:00 A.M. – 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, December 2, 2020. The family will receive friends from 6-8 P.M., Wednesday, December 2, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.