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William Clifford Elliott
Birth: Mar. 31, 1907
Steedman
Pontotoc County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1981
Atoka
Atoka County
Oklahoma, USA

WILLIAM CLIFFORD ELLIOTT
W.C. Elliott also known a "Pooch" by many many people.

MARRIED: Novella Gibson Elliott in Stonewall, Oklahoma on December 24, 1937.

W.C. (Pooch) Elliott 1907-1981
He filled many positions during a long career in the Atoka School system.

During World War II he was a Navy Seabee and fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima.

Beginning in 1948, Mr. Elliott was a teacher and coach who took such great interest in his students. He and his wife Novella, also a teacher, opened their home to many students. Mr. Elliott also served as Junior High and Senior High School Principal and assistant superintendant before he retired in 1972.

He remained active in the Methodist Church and many community and social services until his death.

BORN MARCH 31, 1907 IN STEEDMAN, INDIAN TERRITORY
DIED NOVEMBER 24, 1981 IN ATOKA, OKLAHOMA

preceded in death by
SON: William Clifford Elliott Jr.

survived by:
Wife: Novella Elliott of the home in Atoka, OK.

Grandson: Cliff Elliott III
Granddaughter: Kerrie Elliott both of Atoka, Ok.

Services will be held at Atoka First United Methodist Church
at 2:00pm November 27, 1981

Officiating:
Rev. Vaughn Story

Assisting:
Rev. Clifton McCoy

Final Resting Place
Green Meadows Cemetery~Atoka, Oklahoma


FROM ATOKA COUNTY TIMES NEWSPAPER - A WEEKLY PAPER
DATED WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 26, 2007

MAROON AND GOLD HOMECOMING WEEKEND ACTIVITIES;

MR. ELLIOTT INDUCTED INTO THE ALUMNI ASSOCIATIONS HALL OF FAME.
W.C. Elliott will be inducted into the Hall of Fame by his former student and lifelong family friend, Ronnie Harper, Class of 1956;

Accepting the award on behalf of their grandfather will be Cliff Elliott and Kerrie Elliott Roberson.


 
 
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  Novella G. Gibson Elliott (1907 - 1992)
 
Burial:
Green Meadows Cemetery
Atoka
Atoka County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Susie~In Loving Memory~
Record added: Nov 06, 2007
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William Clifford Elliott
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The years have gone by but your memory and legacy lives on. I miss the days back when me and Rick lived by your and Mrs Elliott and I think of those times often. You both were the best people to us and we will always love and miss you.
- Susie~In Loving Memory~
 Added: May. 27, 2013
So many fond memories and I miss you and Mrs. Elliott. Thank you for your service and sacrifices for our great country
- Susie~In Loving Memory~
 Added: May. 29, 2011

- Susie~In Loving Memory~
 Added: May. 30, 2010
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