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Jack Worsham (1927-2018)

Jack Worsham 90, of Amarillo died Tuesday, June 19, 2018 in Amarillo.

Private graveside services will be at Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial services will be at 2:00 PM Friday, June 22, 2018 at Rector Funeral Home Osage Chapel with Rev. Joan Gaines, pastor of Covenant Presbyterian Church officiating.  Arrangements are by Rector Funeral Home Osage Chapel, 2800 S. Osage St.

Jack was born in Floyd County. He moved to Amarillo in 1951.  He owned and operated, Jack's Plumbing and Jack's Wholesale Plumbing. He also owned and managed rental property for many years. He was also an avid gardener and collector of antique automobiles. 

He married Florine Hamm on March 4, 1944.  She preceded him in death in 2008.

Jack is survived by his son, Kenneth Worsham of Amarillo; his daughter, Juanita Worsham of Amarillo; one brother, Glen Worsham of Burleson, two grandsons, Charles and Stephen Scholl and five great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Salvation Army, 400 S. Harrison St., Amarillo, TX 79101.


Courtesy of Rector Funeral Home

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