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Elton Burton Coldiron
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1902
Madison County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1990
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA

COLDIRON, E. B. (Elton) of Rockdale. Age 87. Died 3/20/1990 (Tuesday) in Richards Memorial Hospital. Services held 3/22/1990 (Thursday) in Phillips & Luckey Chapel. Burial in Sand Grove Cemetery. Revs. Roland Haney and Edwin Waterbury officiated. Phillips & Luckey in charge of arrangements. He was a lifelong resident of Milam and Lee Counties.

BORN 8/11/1902 in Madison Co. to M/M Arthur (Ida Price) Coldiron. He was a farmer then worked as a carpenter for about 30 years retiring at the age of 80. Married Gertrude Baccus 69 years ago Tuesday, 3/27, in a buggy in Tanglewood. Preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Ida Coldiron, 3 sons, Seth Melvin (Rod) Coldiron on 12/14/1983, Vernon Coldiron in 1989 and Ludy Coldiron; 2 daughters, Erma Ida Coldiron on 12/6/1944 and Alpha Tyler; also 2 brothers, Aubrie and Lessue Coldiron. Member of the Apostolic Faith Church of Rockdale.

SURVIVORS: Wife, Gertrude of Rockdale; son, Troy Coldiron of Miami, FL.; daughter, Ava Perrin of Rockdale; 2 brothers, Alton Coldiron of Milano and Emerson Coldrion of Odessa; 2 sisters, Zelma Diver of Lubbock and Opal Mae Devriese of Hitchcock; 17 grandchildren; number of great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. 
 
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 Parents:
  Arthur Coldiron (1880 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Alice Gertrude Baccus Coldiron (1903 - 1996)*
 
 Children:
  Vernon Eldridge Coldiron (1924 - 1989)*
  Vernon Eldridge Coldiron (1924 - 1989)*
  Troy Eustace Coldiron (1926 - 1990)*
  Elton Ludy Coldiron (1928 - 1965)*
  Seth Melvin Coldiron (1933 - 1983)*
  Ava Alice Coldiron Perrin (1935 - 1998)*
  Irma Ida Coldiron (1938 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elton Burton Coldiron (1902 - 1990)
  Aubrey Clark Coldiron (1905 - 1968)*
  Alton Ruby Coldiron (1908 - 2002)*
  Emerson Arthur Coldiron (1910 - 1995)*
  Zelma Coldiron Diver (1912 - 1990)*
  Opal May Coldiron DeVries (1923 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sand Grove Garden of Memories
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Oct 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22208642
Elton Burton Coldiron
Added by: Curtis R Perrin
 
Elton Burton Coldiron
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Elton Burton Coldiron
Added by: Lyn St.Peters
 
 
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- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Oct. 15, 2007
 
 
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