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Eva Gene Leatherwood Tabor
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Birth: May 22, 1942
Jacksboro
Jack County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 2010
Jacksboro
Jack County
Texas, USA

JACKSBORO — Eva Gene Tabor, 68, of Jacksboro died Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010, in Jacksboro.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at Church of Christ, Jacksboro, with Joel Scott officiating. Burial will be in Wesley Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Coker Funeral Home of Jacksboro.

Ms. Tabor was a correctional officer and part-time seamstress.

Survivors include son, Waco Tabor of Stillwater, Okla.; daughter, Tanya Hayes of Baytown, Texas; two sisters, Sarah Turner of Mineral Wells, Linda Clower of Jacksboro; two brothers H.D. "Sonny" Leatherwood of Springtown, and Deuard Leatherwood of Jacksboro; and seven grandchildren.

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Eva Gene Tabor was born on May 22, 1942 in Jacksboro, Texas. She passed away on Sunday November 7, 2010 in Jacksboro, Texas. She was 68 years old.

Eva was a member of the Church of Christ in Jacksboro and a retired prison correctional officer. She was also a seamstress who loved to sew aprons and was very creative in all her sewing endeavors.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her first husband Woody Tabor; her sister Nell Harris and her brothers Denzy, Doy and Delvin Leatherwood.

Among those left behind to cherish her sweet memory include her son Waco Tabor and wife Theresa of Stillwater, Oklahoma; her daughter Tanya Hayes and husband James of Baytown, Texas; her sisters Sarah Turner of Mineral Wells and Linda Clower of Jacksboro; her brothers H. D. "Sonny" Leatherwood of Springtown, Texas and Deuard Leatherwood of Jacksboro; her 7 grandchildren Woodrow, Chelsea, Carridan, and Quincy Tabor and Tara, Dalton and Jessi Hayes and many other extended family members and friends.

Services will be Tuesday November 9, 2010 at the Church of Christ in Jacksboro, Texas. Burial will follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Jack County.

Coker Funeral Home
152 State Hwy 148
Jacksboro, Texas 76458
(940) 567-3778
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Jesse Leatherwood (1908 - 1976)
  Nadine Matilda Nunley Ridings (1910 - 1998)
 
 Spouse:
  Woody Ray Tabor (1940 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Veda Vernell Leatherwood Griffith (1928 - 2003)*
  Horace Donald Leatherwood (1930 - 2012)*
  Delvin Dearl Leatherwood (1932 - 1995)*
  Denzy Leatherwood (1934 - 2009)*
  Deuard Leatherwood (1937 - 2010)*
  Eva Gene Leatherwood Tabor (1942 - 2010)
  Doy Lee Leatherwood (1946 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: 2nd cousin
 
Burial:
Wesley Chapel Cemetery
Jacksboro
Jack County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Nov 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61338380
Eva Gene <i>Leatherwood</i> Tabor
Added by: Pamela English
 
Eva Gene <i>Leatherwood</i> Tabor
Added by: Pamela English
 
 
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I love you, Grandma. You were the life of the party!
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 17, 2010

- jphil090855
 Added: Nov. 22, 2010
 
 
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