OBITUARY

Gary Bamburg

June 27, 1948July 29, 2018

Gary Bamburg, 70, went to be with his Lord July 29, 2018 in Shreveport. He graduated from Woodlawn and attended LA Tech. He was an avid sportsman including baseball, gymnastics, golf, hunting and fishing. Gary lit up every room he walked into and he left a mark on everyone he came across. He never met a stranger. Gary worked most of his life at Polan Weed Eater and Frymaster. Gary is preceded in death by his father, R. L. Bamburg. He is survived by his wife, Donna Nezat Bamburg; his mother, Doris Bamburg; son, Mike Bamburg (Carrie); daughters, Lindsay Cobb (Thor) and Shelley Spence (Chris); grandchildren, Kyndall, Avery, and Davlyn Spence, Caitlin, Ethan, Logan, Aidan, and Evey Bamburg, and Odin Cobb; bonus children, Erin and Cadie Hopkins and Jason and Erin Murphy; sisters, Robbie Boyett (Dennis), Sue Windham (Joe), and Jerri Boyett (Larry); mother in law, Mary Nezat; brother in law, Steve Nezat (Terri). He is also survived by many other relatives and friends. A service celebrating the life of Gary will be held Friday, August 3, 2018, 11:00 AM at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home. Interment will follow. Visitation with the family will be Thursday, August 2, from 5 until 7 PM at the funeral home. Pallbearers are: Jim Shockley, Danny Weaver, Spud Murphy, Steve Garrett, Roger Braniff, and Jay Kerr. Honorary Pallbearers are: Robert King, Michael Cummings, Jessie Ford, and Durwood Lee. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to The Shriners Hospital for Children, 3100 Samford St., Shreveport, LA 71103 or the Ark La Tex MDA, 900 Pierremont, #115, Shreveport, LA 71106. “We are truly blessed that he was a part of our lives.”

  • FAMILY

  • R. L. Bamburg, Father
  • Doris Bamburg, Mother
  • Donna Bamburg, Wife
  • Mike Bamburg and Carrie, Son and wife
  • Lindsay Cobb and Thor, Daughter and husband
  • Shelley Spence and Chris, Daughter and husband
  • Robbie Boyett and Dennis, Sister and husband
  • Sue Windham and Joe, Sister and husband
  • Jerri Boyett and Larry, Sister and husband
  • Mary Nezat, Mother-in-law
  • Steve Nezat and Terri, Brother-in-law and wife
  • Mr. Bamburg is also survived by his grandchildren, Kyndall, Avery, and Davlyn Spence, Caitlin, Ethan, Logan, Aidan, and Evey Bamburg, and Odin Cobb. He also leaves behind his bonus children, Erin and Cadie Hopkins and Jason and Erin Murphy.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Jim Shockley, Active Pallbearer
  • Danny Weaver, Active Pallbearer
  • Spud Murphy, Active Pallbearer
  • Steve Garrett, Active Pallbearer
  • Roger Braniff, Active Pallbearer
  • Jay Kerr, Active Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, August 2, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Service Friday, August 3, 2018
REMEMBERING

Gary Bamburg

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Lynell and Danny Lambert

August 17, 2018

Special thoughts and prayers to your family. Brothers are special Robbie so I know this must be so hard. Danny is remembering back how he and Gary use to practice gymnastics together between the houses on Browning street long ago. May the Lord give you both peace and strength during this difficult time. Love you!
Lynell and Danny Lambert

FROM THE FAMILY