Cleveland Layfette

Colbert, Jr.

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Cleveland Layfette Colbert, Jr.

Jul 11 1927 - Jun 06 2005

Cleve Colbert, age 77 of Denison, TX, passed away June 6 in Denison. He was born on July 11, 1927 in Memphis, TX to Cleveland Layfette Colbert Sr. and Flora Williams Colbert. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army. He married Vinnie Carlile on September 15, 1990 in The Colony, TX. Cleve was an electrician and was of the Lutheran faith. He is survived by his wife Vinnie Colbert of Denison; step-daughters, Sandra Hoods of Dallas, TX, Rebecca Derrington of The Colony, TX, Traci Jones of Leonard, TX; step-son, Scott Carlile of Aurora, MO; 9 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Billie Jean Clark of Conway, Arkansas; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives. His parents, first wife, Georgia Colbert, 5 brothers, and 1 sister preceded him in death. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 Noon, Friday, June 10, 2005, TURRENTINE-JACKSON-MORROW CHAPEL, Bro. Chris Cowen officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park.
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