Posted: Wed 12:46 PM, Jan 08, 2014
Funeral Home: McCauley Funeral Home
July 3, 1943 - January 5, 2014
James Darrell Elliott, 70, of Franklin, Texas passed away Sunday, January 5, 2014 at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 8, at the Franklin Worship Center with Steve Gordon Jr. and Rodney Box officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 7, at McCauley Funeral Home. Interment will be at Easterly Cemetery.
He was born on July 3, 1943 in Lott, Texas to Kirk and Elizabeth McCreary Elliott. He graduated from Hearne High School. James served in the U.S. Army in the Panama Canal. He married Gloria Revier on June 5, 1965 in Lott. He was a retired Conductor/Brakeman from Union Pacific Railroad after 25 years. James had lived in the community for 42 years and was of the Full Gospel faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son: Jason Elliott, and sister: Sherry Cunningham.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria Jean Elliott of Franklin; daughters, Kellie White of Franklin, Hollie Hodges and husband Bo, of Marble Falls; sister, Sue Gordon and husband Steve, of Hearne; four grandchildren, Michael White and wife Laura, Jennifer White, Brandon Eppers, and Jaysa Kay Elliott; two great-grandsons, Elliott White and Landry White
In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Ministry Church P.O. Box 1168 Crocket, TX 75835 / theministrychurch.org