Griggs-Schooler-Gordon Funeral Directors

5400 Bell Avenue, Amarillo, TX


Ann Underwood

December 27, 1931March 1, 2020

Anne Underwood passed from this life, Sunday March 1, 2020 in Amarillo Texas. She was born December 27, 1931 to Joseph and Rhoda Talley in Childress County during the dust bowl days in a half dugout home. She graduated from Clarendon High School in 1951. She loved her Lord and Savior, worked in her church feeding and caring for needy children of the community. Ann had a passion for angel figurines, which she had a massive collection. She will be missed by both family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents and stepfather Chester O. Wadley, two husbands Billy Joe Baker and James T. Underwood, two brothers George Nixon and Joe Burl Talley, four sisters Iva Mae Miller, Irene Cruse, Lilly Wright and Glenda Rose Talley.

She is survived by her sons James H. Underwood and wife Shirley, Bruce W. Baker and wife Landria, Joe B. Underwood and wife Rebecca, daughters Sharon K. Weisgerber, Janis M. Lee, brother Cleburne Talley and wife Donna, numerous grandchildren, great- grandchildren, and great-great- grandchildren.


  • Lyle Sanders
  • Alex Clements
  • James King
  • Jeremy Underwood
  • Justin Underwood
  • Nick Weisgerber
  • James Pratt-Mullins, Honorary Pallbearer


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 4, 2020
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 5, 2020
  • Interment Thursday, March 5, 2020


Ann Underwood

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Elaine Smith Pinales

March 3, 2020

My family and I loved Ann Underwood. She was kind and thoughtful. We lived down the street and enjoyed being neighbors with all the Underwoods. After our momma passed away, Ann would check on daddy and it always cheered him up and us too. We love all of the Underwood family and will be praying for you.


Elaine Smith Pinales