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Elton Tom "Good Eye" Cornelius
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1913
Corpus Christi
Nueces County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1969
Brownwood
Brown County
Texas, USA

Elton Tom was a son of Autney Alonzo "Lonnie" Cornelius and Minnie Emma Baker.

1940 Brown Co., TX: Elton T. Cornelius, 25, TX; Cledah Zell, 20, TX; Ronald E., 2, TX

Services for Elton T. Cornelius, 55, of Zephyr,were to be at 2:30 p.m. today at Davis-Morris Funeral Home with burial in Zephyr Cemetery. The Rev. W.M. McClesky was to officiate.

Mr. Cornelius died at 2:35 a.m. in a Brownwood hospital following a brief illness.

Self-employed, he was a member of the Gospel Assembly Church. He was married to Cledah Zell Beckham at Blanket Sept 9, 1936 and had lived all of his life in Zephyr.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Ronald and Kendall, both of Zephyr; two daughters, Mrs. Bob Curbo of Brownwood and Mrs. L.G. Assenmacher of Abilene; three brothers, C.U. Cornelius of Brownwood, L.D. and G.D., both of Fort Worth; two sisters, Mrs. Virgle Bramlett of Rising Star and Mrs. Joe Martin of Abilene; and four grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Autney Alonzo Cornelius (1871 - 1931)
  Minnie Emma Baker Cornelius (1879 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Cledah Zell Beckham Cornelius (1919 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  Ronald Elton Cornelius (1937 - 2006)*
  Kendall Beckham Cornelius (1946 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clifton Ulvesfer Cornelius (1897 - 1976)**
  Andrew Burton Cornelius (1899 - 1900)**
  Effie Estelle Cornelius Martin (1905 - 1973)*
  George Dolph Cornelius (1908 - 2004)*
  Alma Juanita Cornelius Bramlett (1911 - 2007)*
  Elton Tom Cornelius (1913 - 1969)
  Lee Dell Cornelius (1916 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Zephyr Cemetery
Zephyr
Brown County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Eugene Cornelius
Originally Created by: Johnny Egger
Record added: Nov 30, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10004711
Elton Tom Good Eye Cornelius
Added by: Eugene Cornelius
 
Elton Tom Good Eye Cornelius
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