Warford-Walker Mortuary
509 N Hughes
Amarillo, TX 79105
(806) 374-5206


Rose L Gardner

August 3, 1943 - October 30, 2012

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Rose Gardner, 69, of Amarillo died Tuesday, October 30, 2012.

Memorial Services will be at 11:00 am Tuesday, November 6,2012 at St. John Baptist Church with the Reverend Anthony Harris, pastor, officiating. Arrangements are by Warford-Walker Mortuary located at 509 N. Hughes St.

Rose was born August 3,1943, in Lonzo to Will Black and Mary Abor. She married Leon Gardner Sr. in 1962 in Hereford. She worked for AmeriSuites, Tyson and Texas Panhandle Centers. She also was an assistant manager at Pizza Hut for 10 years.

Survivors include three daughters, Mary Gardner and Erma Evins, both of Amarillo, and Lytricia Gardner of Atlanta; two sons, Leon Gardner Jr. of Tyler and Robert Gardner of Amarillo; four sisters, Lillie Walker, Enizie Williams and husband Howard and Laura Murkadove and husband Jack, all of Fort Worth, and Betty Dixon and husband John of Lubbock, five brothers, Robert Black of Seattle, Charles Black and wife Pearl and Yuman Black, all of Fort Worth, Johnny Black and wife Billie of Lubbock and Sammy Black and wife Monica of Arlington: eight grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Viewing will be from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday, November 5th at the funeral home.

Family visitation will be from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Monday, November 5th at the funeral home.