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Thomas Wofford Didlake
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1918
Death: Sep. 17, 2005
Kosciusko
Attala County
Mississippi, USA

Thomas Wofford Didlake, 87, died September 17, 2005 at Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko. Services were held at the Welch Funeral Home in Starkville on Wednesday, September 21st with burial in Oddfellows Cemetery in Starkville.

Mr. Didlake was a member of First Presbyterian Church, member of the American Legion Post #40 & 8, an army veteran in WWII, in the 612th Tank Destroyer Battalion, a Master Sergeant in the Army and received the Bronze Star.

Survivors include: daughter Julia Blakeney and husband Jim of Rochester, N.Y.; three sisters, Mildred Ann Reeves and husband Jim of Littleton, CO., Ruth Currie and husband John of Big Springs, TX., Jean Evans and husband Lewis of Cordele, GA.; two grandsons, Mark and Adam Blakeney both of Rochester, N.Y.; and one granddaughter, Megan Blakeney of Rochester, N.Y.

Memorial donations may be made to Palmer Home for Children in Columbus. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Betsy S Didlake (1922 - 2002)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas W Didlake (1950 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Starkville
Oktibbeha County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Debbie Gibbons
Record added: Dec 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31929601
Thomas Wofford Didlake
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Thomas Wofford Didlake
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Thomas Wofford Didlake
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612th Tank Destroyer Battalion - Company A. Daughter of Sgt. David C. Gibbons. Rest in peace my friend.
- Debbie Gibbons
 Added: Dec. 3, 2008
 
 
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