- Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997 Record
Name: Darrell Jason Smith
Date of Birth: 16 May 1968
Birth County: Hale
Father's Name: Donnie Jesse Smith
Mother's Name: Donna Joyce Blackburn
Roll Number: 1968_0013
Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2002 Record
Name: Darrell J Smith
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1969
Spouses's Name: Leslie R [Smith]
Spouse's Estimated Birth Year: abt 1969
Spouse's Age: 25
Divorce Date: 23 Feb 1994
Marriage Date: 23 May 1992
Number of Children: 0
Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002 Record
Name: Darrell J Smith
Marriage Date: 3 Jul 1998
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1968
Spouse: Wilma T Oliver
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Est Birth Year: abt 1967
Spouse Age: 31
Marriage County: Garza
Marriage State: Texas
Source: Texas Marriage Index, 1966-2002
Darrell Jason Smith, 36, of Amarillo died Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in San Jacinto Church of Christ with Trey Morgan, minister, officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Smith was born to Donnie Smith and Donna Blackburn Smith in Plainview on May 16, 1968. He grew up in Amarillo where he attended Paramount Terrace Elementary, Crockett Junior High and Tascosa High School. He went on to graduate with honors from Texas Tech with a degree in electrical engineering. He was employed by Utility Engineering in Amarillo at the time of his death. He was in the process of overseeing the building of a power plant in Jacksonville, Fla., when he became ill. Darrell married Tyshann Oliver on July 3, 1998, in Woodson. They enjoyed traveling and attending professional baseball games together.
Darrell loved his Texas Tech Raiders and enjoyed traveling to Lubbock to watch them play. He was a member of San Jacinto Church of Christ, where he attended for many years.
Survivors include his wife; his parents of Canyon; two sisters, Dena Minich and husband, Chuck, and Dixie Cornelius and husband, Kent, all of Amarillo; 10 nephews, Dillon, Dustin, Dakota, and Dallas Minich, Daxton and Dayton Cornelius, Brandon, Braxton, Blayton, and Bryson Oliver; two nieces, Ashley and Amber Browning; his in-laws, Roy and Elwanna Oliver of Woodson; a sister-in-law, Tammy Browning and husband, Harvey, of Kingswood; a brother-in-law, Kyle Oliver and wife, Angela, of Throckmorton; and three cats and a turtle.
The family suggests memorials be to Amarillo Humane Society, P.O. Box 30102, Amarillo, TX 79120; or the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 800 W. Third Ave., Amarillo, TX 79101.
Visitation with the family will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the church fellowship building.
Amarillo Globe-News, Dec. 3, 2004
Darrell Jason Smith
BIRTH 16 May 1968
DEATH 1 Dec 2004 (aged 36)
Amarillo, Randall County, Texas, USA
PLOT Section 1A Lot 282 Space 5
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