AMARILLO, TEXAS—Miles Wayne Linville, 72, died at home on Dec. 27, 2012.
Miles was born Nov. 19, 1940 in Del Norte to Miles and Pauline Linville.
He attended school and graduated in 1958 from Del Norte High School. Wayne married Gwynn Kinsey on June 19, 1960. They had been married 52 years at the time of his passing. Wayne loved hunting, fishing, and camping. He enjoyed working on cars back when a man could still work on them. Mr. Linville loved playing cards with his grandchildren. He was employed by Albertsons as a meat cutter until his retirement in 2003. He was a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather. He was dearly loved and will be deeply missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents. Wayne is survived by his wife, Gwynn of the home, three daughters, Jeanette Irlbeck (Dennis) of Amarillo, Texas, Dana (Curtis) Thomson of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Joyce (Jody) Wright of Cedar Park, Texas; a son, Donald Linville of Amarillo; three brothers, Darrell (Lora) Linville, Robert (Berdie) Linville of Denver, and Larry Linville of Palm Springs, Calif.; and three grandchildren, Mackenzie and Kristen Linville and Kelby Irlbeck.
Funeral Services were held at 3 p.m. Saturday Dec. 29, 2012 at LaGrone-Blackburn Shaw Funeral Directors, Coulter Road Chapel, 8310 S. Coulter Road. Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery by LaGrone-Blackburn Shaw Funeral Directors.
The family suggests memorials to American Cancer Society. Please visit our guestbook at www.lagroneblackburnshaw.com.