John Updike Elliott, Jr

John Updike Elliott, Jr

Death 23 Oct 2008 (aged 65)
Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 30855143 · View Source
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HEREFORD - John Elliott, 65, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, in Amarillo.

Cowboy celebration of life services will be at 2 p.m. today in Barn Church with the Rev. Joan Gaines, pastor of First Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial will be at 1:30 CST p.m. Wednesday in Santa Fe National Cemetery in Santa Fe, N.M., with military honors by the U.S. Army Honor Guard. Arrangements are by Hereford Heritage Funeral Home.

Mr. Elliott married Brenda Allison on June 18, 1982. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving his country from June 8, 1964, to July 5, 1973, and earning a Bronze Star.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Richard Bice of Hereford and Leslie Bice of Stephenville; and four grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials be to Hereford VFW Post No. 4818, P.O. Box 984, Hereford, TX 79045; or Thomas E. Creek Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 6010 W. Amarillo Blvd., Amarillo, TX 79106.

Amarillo Globe-News, Oct. 25, 2008



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  • Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
  • Added: 25 Oct 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 30855143
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Updike Elliott, Jr (18 Jan 1943–23 Oct 2008), Find a Grave Memorial no. 30855143, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Kenneth D. Bogard (contributor 46562702) .