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Roy Robert Cook

Roy Robert Cook, 91, of Amarillo passed away Sunday, September 16, 2018, in the Amarillo BSA hospital. He worked at the Phillips Refinery in Phillips and the U.S. Bureau of Mines, Helium Activity plants at Exell and Keyes, retiring in 1981. Roy is survived by Frances, his wife of 69 years and his children, Bob and wife, Brenda of Pueblo, CO, Gary and wife, Jana of Jenks, OK, Craig and wife, Laura of Amarillo, TX, and a host of other relatives. Memorial services will be held Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Saint Stephen United Methodist Church at 4600 S. Western St., Amarillo at 11:00 AM. Memorial donations can be made Alzheimer’s Association, 5410 S. Bell St. #411, Amarillo,TX 79109 or Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch, P.O. Box 1890, Amarillo TX 79174-0001.

Courtesy of LaGrone-Blackburn Shaw

Cynthia Alvis Bolden

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