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Milton Dewell Travis
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Birth: Apr. 30, 1930
Hill County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 2013
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Aurora: Milton D. Travis, Sr., 83, a retired Grey Hound bus driver, went to be with our Lord, Monday, November 25, 2013 in Fort Worth, Texas. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Saturday, November 30th at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jerry Hood officiating. Interment: Aurora Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home.

Pallbearers include, Milton Dewell Travis, Jr., Danny Lee Travis, Kenneth Travis, Sr., Milton Dewell Travis, III, Kenneth Travis, Jr. and Jason Dewell Wilson.

Milton was born April 3, 1930 in Brandon, Texas to Chalmus Leper and Hetty (West) Travis. He was united in marriage to Correne Layne on October 10, 1953. Milton served in the United State Army and was a member of the Abundant Life Worship Church in Boyd.

Milton was a loving husband and his wife's sweetheart. He and Correne recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Milton was a loving Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather. He loved his dog "Cocoa" and was an avid lover of sports. Milton loved to work in the garden, but his biggest love is Jesus. HE'S HOME

Left behind to cherish his memory are his wife, Correne Travis of Aurora; three sons, Milton Dewell Travis, Jr. and wife, Sherry of Fort Worth, Danny Lee Travis and wife, Leticia of Grand Prairie, Kenneth Layne Travis and wife, Cindy of Aurora; daughter, Teresia Allen and husband, Gary Len of Whitesboro; 18 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; two brothers, Melvin and Larry Travis; and two sisters, Frances Barrett and Jean Badget.

Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home Decatur, Texas 940/627-5959 
Family links: 
  Chalmus Leper Travis (1890 - 1950)
  Hettie Virginia West Travis (1894 - 1941)
  Correne Layne Travis (1935 - ____)
  Elesia Travis Sanders (1955 - 2001)*
  Lee Stokley Travis (1912 - 1976)*
  Estle L. Dunagan (1913 - 1994)*
  Forrest Lamon Travis (1916 - 1916)*
  Ruby T Cagle (1918 - 1998)*
  Mable Marie Travis Baker (1920 - 1997)*
  Weldon C Travis (1922 - 2009)*
  Clois D Travis (1925 - 1990)*
  Mary Frances Travis Barrett (1927 - 2014)*
  Milton Dewell Travis (1930 - 2013)
  Velma June Travis (1932 - 1933)*
  M J Travis (1934 - 1935)*
  Mildred Kathleen Travis (1935 - 1936)*
  T. J. Travis (1935 - 1935)*
  Mildred Kathleen Travis (1935 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Wed Oct 10, 1953
Note: Headstone pictures online at
Aurora Cemetery
Wise County
Texas, USA
Plot: 8, 5, 1429
Maintained by: Melanie
Originally Created by: WiseCountyTexas
Record added: Nov 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43968799
Milton Dewell Travis
Added by: Melanie
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Happy Birthday to a dear man! May he know we miss him.
- Vera B Andrews
 Added: Apr. 30, 2014
For a fine gentleman, dear cousin, and one I shall never forget. RIP.
- Vera B Andrews
 Added: Jan. 2, 2014
Love to you, Uncle Milton.
- Angie
 Added: Dec. 3, 2013
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