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Elwin Thedford '51 September 5, 2019 3:56 PM updated: September 5, 2019 3:59 PM

215 E. Front St.
Tyler, TX 75702

Elwin Dean Thedford
August 26, 1928 - September 4, 2019

Services for Elwin Dean Thedford, 91 of Noonday is scheduled for 3:00 PM on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home in Tyler. Burial will be in Noonday Cemetery, under the direction of Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit.

Mr. Thedford passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 in Tyler. He was born on August 26, 1928 in Noonday to Nathan and Etta Butler Thedford. Mr. Thedford graduated with is Bachelors in Education from Texas A&M University. He was a middle school science teacher, having taught in Peoria, Il. for over 28 years before retiring to Noonday.

He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in by his brothers, Marshal and Raymond Thedford and sisters, Ruby Mason, Katherine Luscombe and Mittie Mae Bohr and his beloved dog, Susie.

Honorary pallbearers will be Travis Barber, William Sawyer, David Sawyer, Zane Thompkins and Brent Laverantz. Family request memorials to Paw Pals TV, P.O. Box 1225, Lindale, Texas 75771.

Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home
Saturday, September 07, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
215 E. Front St.
Tyler, TX 75702

Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home
Saturday, September 07, 2019
3:00 PM
215 E. Front St.
Tyler, TX 75702

Noonday Cemetery
Saturday, September 07, 2019
4:00 PM
Noonday, Texas

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