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John Dewey Cofty, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1898
Death: Sep. 10, 1975

KIRBYVILLE--Funeral for John Dewey Cofty, Sr, 77, will be at 2:00 PM Saturday in Causey's E E Stringer Funeral Home with burial in Davis Cemetery in Fawil. He died at 8:00 PM Wednesday in Jasper Memorial Hospital after an illness.

A native of Georgia, he had lived most of his life in the Kirbyville area. He was a retired salesman.

Survivors include one daughter, Wanda Brown of Kirbyville; six sons, John D, Jr and Thomas Cofty, both of Mont Belvieu, Vernon Cofty of Bon Wier, Samuel Cofty of Ft Polk, Donald Cofty of Kirbyville and John Bennie Cofty of Jasper; four sisters, Frances Gordan of Houston, Willie Wilson and Edna Moss, both of Fort Worth, Edith Cruz of Kirbyville, and one brother, Joe Cofty of Kirbyville.

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 Spouse:
  Effie Lee Cofty (1910 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  John Dewey Cofty (1926 - 1977)*
  Donald Cofty (1941 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Married, 10/04/1931
 
Burial:
Davis Cemetery
Fawil
Newton County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Ben Wilson
Record added: Jul 03, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11284846
John Dewey Cofty, Sr
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