Jack Duane Amason

December 6, 1926September 19, 2013

Jack Duane Amason, loving husband, adoring father, and beloved grandfather, age 86, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2013. He was born in Brenham, Texas. Jack was a US Navy WW2 Veteran and later retired from HL&P after 45 years. He was a former weightlifting champ, Mr. Southwest Texas; and an avid hunter and gardener. His final years were enjoyed walking the mall daily with his close friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Liddie and William Amason and brother, Billy. Survived by his wife of 46 years, Lois Amason; daughters, Dianna Kaufman and husband Kim, and Donna Shirley and husband Kerry; son, Dean Amason and wife Debbie; granddaughters, Tammy Stilling, Heather Dodson, Christi Baylor, Lindsay Kaufman, and Danielle Amason; grandsons, Jarrod Burton, Shawn Shirley, and Branden Shirley; numerous great-grandchildren; and her sister, Patsy Leidthke and husband Raymond. Visitation will be held 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Sunday, September 22, 2013 at Earthman Resthaven Funeral Home. The Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be 2:30 p.m., Monday, September 23, 2013 in the Chapel of Earthman Resthaven. Interment will follow at Earthman Resthaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the charity of your choice.


  • Visitation Sunday, September 22, 2013
  • Celebration of Life Funeral Service Monday, September 23, 2013

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Angela Cocke

September 23, 2013

In loving memory of a wonderful person who will be dearly missed. Nan, our thoughts and prayers are with you in the coming days and weeks. So sorry we are not able to make the services. We love you dearly. Jerry, Mazel, Angela, Barry, Jonathan, Danny and Sandra.

September 21, 2013

Lois, We are sorry to hear of Jack passing away - We enjoyed working with him at H L & P - We know that he will be sorely missed, but he is now with God and at rest. We love you, Jerry and Frances Phillips.

September 21, 2013

We are sorry for your loss. We know he will be missed.

Bob and Pam Baylor

Christi Baylor

September 21, 2013

In loving memory of my dear, sweet grandfather. I will love you and miss you always.

Alaina Champagne

September 21, 2013

My family and I would like to share our thoughts and prayers to all of you during this difficult time. Uncle Jack and Nan spoiled me so much in my younger years :) I will always remember his yellow gum he kept in his pocket that he shared with me.