Dateline: February 12, 2004
Elois Talley, 76, of Claude died Saturday, February 7, 2004.
services were held Tuesday at 11 a.m. on February 10, 2004, at First
Baptist Church in Claude with the Rev. Harry Pittman of First Baptist
Church of Lovington, New Mexico, officiating. Assisting were Rev. Jess
Little of First Baptist Church in Claude, Rev. Ben Talley of Ft.
Lauderdale, and Rev. Lee Welch of First Baptist Church in Rusk.
was at Claude Cemetery with arrangements by Robertson Funeral Directors,
Talley was born November 10, 1927, in Clarendon. She married Ben B. Talley
of Clarendon on December 21, 1946. They moved to Lovington, where Mrs.
Talley taught school for 30 years. After retirement in 1996, they moved
back to reside in Claude.
include her husband Ben B. Talley of Claude; four children, Ben A. Talley
and wife Lynda of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Frances Rutledge and husband Kevin
of North Port, AL, Carolyn Little and
husband Lonnie of Marion, LA, Marolyn Welch and Lee of Rusk; four sisters,
Erma Lee Tims of Claude, Imogene Brogdon of Amarillo, Betty Morgan of
Levelland, and Ann Reeves of Amarillo; one brother, W.T. Elliott of
Claude; nine grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.
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