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Uvalde Co., TX  27 Feb 2003: Joe Edward Tollett

Uvalde Leader News
February 27, 2003


Funeral services for Joe Edward Tollett of La Pryor will be held today at 2 p.m. in Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary Chapel with Wright Friday officiating.

Interment will be held Saturday at 4 p.m. in Elm Grove Cemetery in Alpine.

Tollett died Feb. 24, 2003, at his residence at the age of 73.  He was born Dec. 15, 1929, in Asherton, to W.P. and Jimmie Edwards Tollett.  He married Doreen Truesdell in Brackettville Dec. 28, 1974.

Tollett was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, J.W. Tollett.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years; two daughters, Tresa Scott-Mois and husband, Harald, and Sherri Ferguson and husband, Sam Pat, all of Alpine; two sons, J.W. Cox of Lamesa and John Mark Scott of Fort Worth; four sisters, Betty Lee McKinnerney of La Pryor, Evelyn Broome and Gertrude “Trudy” Gibson, both of Denton, and Maggie Bell Moczygemba of Fayetville, Ark.; five grandchildren, Brandon Ferguson, Kristin Ferguson, Ethan Ferguson and Caitlin Ferguson, all of Alpine, and Meagan Scott of Saginaw, Texas; and a host of cherished nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Honorary pallbearers will be Sam Pat Ferguson, Harald Mois, Tommy Lee Truesdell, Brandon Ferguson, Ethan Ferguson, Henry Glenn Tollett, Skipper Dennis and Donald Lee Buallard.

Submitted by Renee Smelley
Notes: He is buried in Alpine, Brewster Co., TX

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