Dateline: November 28, 2002
services for Gene Fontayne Elmore, age 61, were held at 10:30 a.m. on
Wednesday, November 27, 2002, in the Community Fellowship Church in
Clarendon with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Pastor, officiating.
Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of
Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., in Clarendon.
Elmore died Sunday, November 24, 2002, in Clarendon. He was born and raised in Clarendon with his brother and
sister. After he married, he
moved away to Amarillo and later to the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex where
he received numerous outstanding sales awards both as an insurance
salesman and sales manager. Upon
his retirement, he returned to his roots in his hometown of Clarendon
where he enjoyed being reunited with life long friends.
Gene’s life touched many, and he was a blessing to all those who
was preceded in death by a brother, Don Allen Elmore; his father,
Jefferson Fontayne Elmore, and his mother, Mabel Eichelberger Elmore.
include a sister, Mary Elmore Bentley of Austin; a brother, Jerry Lynn
Elmore of Houston; three daughters, Regina Elmore Cunningham and husband
Scot of Leander, Texas, Natalie Elmore-Morris Holland of Amarillo, and
Lisha Elmore Ralston and husband Terry of Canyon; twelve grandchildren;
and two great grandchildren.
family requests that memorials be to the Community Fellowship Church in
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