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Pauline Durrett Robertson, 89, was born April 17, 1922, the middle daughter of Mary Eddie Jones Durrett and Walter Lucius Durrett, in their home on 19th Street in Amarillo. She is a life-long resident of Amarillo and attended Amarillo High School and Amarillo College. A respected historian of the Texas Panhandle, Pauline is the author or co-author of ten books, including...read more
Say hello to our pet therapy team, Rareen and Lucky! They have been coming to visit Bivins and Childers Place residents since 2007. Lucky is a 9-year-old Shih Tzu who is calm, sweet and loves our seniors! Rareen volunteers her time and we are so blessed to have her in our homes...read more
Ecclesiastes 1:9, 10 "The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun. Is there any thing whereof it may be said, See, this is new? It hath been already of old time, which was before us." I heard on the radio this morning that the first patent for a toothbrush was in 1837 but that people have had some kind of makeshift toothbrush for as long as anyone knows. If you check, you will f...
When life throws everything it’s got at us, we find out very quickly how much we’re made of. We also find out how much others truly care for us. In the first week of February 1964, my family would learn a life lesson about being in need and watching as people we didn’t even know graciously came to our aide.