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SGT Alvis Finnel Waldrop
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1923
Winters
Runnels County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 2015
Winters
Runnels County
Texas, USA

Son of William Finnel Waldrop and Amanda Bell Wilkins
Siblings:
Opal Francis Waldrop

Half Siblings Paternal:
Essie Mae Waldrop
Iva Waldrop
Lee E Waldrop
Mary Linnie Waldrop
William Ward Waldrop
Annie Lucille Waldrop

Half Siblings Maternal:
Granville Seamore Long
Jessie Long
J D Long
Edward Wardell Long

Married Dorothy Jo Turnbow
Children:
Don Welch Waldrop
Opal Sue Waldrop
Jessie Lue Waldrop
Doris Jo Waldrop
David Alvis Waldrop
Johnny Ray Waldrop

Alvis Waldrop Obituary

Alvis Waldrop

Winters, TX

Alvis Waldrop, 91, of Winters, died March 14, 2015. He was born October 4, 1923 in Content and lived in Runnels County all his life. He served in the Army Air Force during World War 2. He married Dorothy Turnbow February 16, 1946 in Winters. She preceded him in death January 7, 2006. He worked for Runnels County retiring in 1987. He is survived by 2 sons and 3 daughters: David Waldrop of Houston, Johnny Ray Waldrop of Nachadoches, Donna Casares of Andrews, Jessie Lou Waldrop of Ballinger and Doris Hassan and husband Aref of Winters. 13 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews and his best buddy, Pete and 2 special friends, Geraldine Phelps and Ruth Jobe.

Besides his wife he was preceded in death by 1 daughter: Opal Stanfield, 2 grandsons, Courtney Collom and Colby Geistmann.

Graveside services will be 2:00 P.M. Wednesday March 18, 2015 at Lakeview cemetery directed by Winters Funeral Home.

Published in Abilene Reporter-News on Mar. 17, 2015
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Finnel Waldrop (1879 - 1957)
  Amanda Bell Wilkins Waldrop (1887 - 1981)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Jo Turnbow Waldrop (1926 - 2006)*
 
 Children:
  Opal Sue Waldrop Stanfield (1952 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Essie Mae Waldrop Skelton (1902 - 1966)**
  Iva Ardell Waldrop McManus (1904 - 1993)**
  Lee Edward Waldrop (1906 - 1982)**
  Mary Linnie Waldrop Baldwin (1908 - 2001)**
  Granville Seamore Long (1911 - 1993)**
  William Ward Waldrop (1911 - 1975)**
  Annie Lucille Waldrop Hancock (1914 - 1996)**
  J D Long (1915 - 2000)**
  Edward Wardell Long (1918 - 2003)**
  Opal Frances Waldrop Herring (1922 - 2007)*
  Alvis Finnel Waldrop (1923 - 2015)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Winters
Runnels County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: May Ashby Royer
Record added: Oct 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43357288
SGT Alvis Finnel Waldrop
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