|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1912|
|Death: ||Sep. 6, 2008|
Mr. Earl Cheatham, age 96 of Grapeland, passed away Saturday, September 6, 2008 in the Winfield Healthcare in Crockett. Mr. Cheatham was born April 3, 1912 in New Baden, Texas to John H. and Ada Smith Cheatham. Mr. Cheatham worked 30 plus years for Grapeland Welding Machine and blacksmith Shop. Mr. Cheatham was a deacon at First Baptist Church of Grapeland.
Survivors include his one son Billy Earl Cheatham and wife Glenda, of Grapeland; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his parents John H. and Ada Smith Cheatham; wife Louise Cheatham; son Jerry Dalton Cheatham; grandson Clint Cheatham; and three brothers George, Bernard and Willie Cheatham.
Funeral Services for Mr. Earl Cheatham were held Monday, September 8, at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Grapeland with Bro. David Bradley and Mr. Rick Kelley officiating. Interment followed in the Grapeland City Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Bill Glynn Cheatham; Terry Scott Cheatham, Tim Schafer, Doug McIntyre, Darrell Wallace and Curtis Wallace.
John Horace Cheatham (1889 - 1962)
Ada Mae Smith Cheatham (1892 - 1973)
Lorena Louise Nichols Cheatham (1911 - 2001)*
Jerry Dalton Cheatham (1940 - 1974)*
Horace Earl Cheatham (1912 - 2008)
George Denman Cheatham (1913 - 1991)*
Lester Bernard Cheatham (1915 - 1970)*
Willie A. Cheatham (1916 - 2000)*
Grapeland City Cemetery
Created by: EastTexan
Record added: Dec 01, 2008
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