Richard “Papa” Hearn of Amarillo Texas passed away June 7, 2019 at his home at the age of 79. He was born June 15, 1939 to Walter and Ida Sue.
He joined the U.S. Navy when he was 18 years old. Later he also joined the Army National Guard. When he was discharged he went on to work as a civilian at Reese Air Force Base. He enjoyed old cars, collecting guns and knives, playing with the grandkids and his little fur baby Littlebit whom he spoiled so much.
He met and married Lula Mae, they were happily married more than 50 years, they had seven children.
He went onto driving a truck cross country until he retired. He spent his leisure time just enjoying life.
He was preceded in death by his parents Walter and Ida Sue; his wife, Lula Mae and his beloved fur baby Littlebit.
Survivors included a sister, Linda Mackienze; three daughters, Laura Hearn, Alice Wills, Kathy Collis all of Amarillo; four sons Allen Hearn, David Hearn, Ricky Hearn and Billy Flowers all of Amarillo; grandchildren, Casey Elliott, Stormie Hearn, Valarie Ventura, Allyssa, Courtney, Sheena, Lacie, Jesse;
great grandkids, Aziah, Angel, Emma, Dominic, Jayden, Zayn and Everly, Randy and Ashley; not to mention numerous more grand and great grandkids.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 from 1:00 – 6:00 PM
Location: Lighthouse Funeral Service: 4207 SW 21st Ave. Amarillo, TX
Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Location: Hillside Christian Church: 6100 S Soncy, Amarillo, TX 79119