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May 17, 2013
Slim a gambler's nerve and a gentleman's heart.
October 21, 2012
Slim, I know God will give your family the strength to get through these hard times.Hope to see you again up there someday .
May 11, 2012
Please accept my condolences. I will never forget Slim in the late 1940's. A couple of my friends and I stopped by the basement in the old Barfield Building at Sixth and Polk in Amarillo occasionally to watch Slim play nine ball and snooker on our way home from Amarillo High School. He was an icon to us. We were thrilled at some of his sayings, such as "If I tell you a goose can pull a plow, hook him up boys", after running the table. Another one I recall was "That's good enough for the girls I run around with", after an unbelievable shot.Then I followed him via television tournaments over the years. He apparently had a million friends and admirers. A true icon.
May 05, 2012
May 05, 2012
Please accept 'our deepest condolences. May the GOD of all Comfort give your family the needed strength to endure the days to come. ( ATL. GA.)
May 04, 2012
He always knew when to hold 'em, and when to fold 'em. God Bless "Amarillo Slim" and his family.
May 04, 2012
Deal 'Em Slim!...You Win!
May 03, 2012
God rest you, Amarillo Slim.
May 03, 2012
Dear Slim,
I'll always remember our last game, all in Big Slick Clubs against Big Slick Diamonds... You'll always be dear to my heart, gone but never forgotten!
May 03, 2012
My PRAYERS go out to his family love watching him play porker

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