Opal Palmer Sacks, 82, of Amarillo, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012.
Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012 at Memorial Park Cemetery with Glenn Walls of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Opal was born Oct. 2, 1929 to John and Essie Palmer in Jerome, MO.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister; and a brother.
Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Richardson and husband Marty; a son, Walter Higginbotham and wife Verna; four brothers; one sister; four grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.
The family wishes to thank all of her caregivers at Georgia Manor Nursing Home and Odyssey Hospice.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 8th Ave., 7th Fl., New York, NY 10001