MSgt James Elledge "Tex" (Ret) Usaf

  • "Hi uncle TeX I did not know u that well but I heard a lot..."
    - mattilene Moreland
  • "Don, myself and my families prayers are always with you."
    - Wayne Spangler
  • "Uncle Tex, We love you and miss you! We know you're in..."
    - Joseph ( AKA Rusty) and Lauren Moreland
  • "May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of..."
  • "Our thoughts and prayers are with you all"
    - Ricky & Joan

MSgt James "Tex" Elledge, USAF (Ret)
May 28, 1932 - January 23, 2014
Warner Robins, GA- James "Tex" Elledge, 81, entered into rest on Thursday, January 23, 2014.
Tex was born on May 28, 1932 in Montague, Texas. He joined the U.S. Air Force at a young age retiring with the rank of Master Sergeant and twenty-eight years of honorable service. Tex was a resident of Warner Robins since 1995, however served his first and last assignments at Robins Air Force Base. Blessed with the "gift of gab," Tex enjoyed sharing stories with family and friends. He was always there to assist others when needed.
His wife of fifty-five years, Dorothy J. Brinkley Elledge; son, James I. Elledge, Jr.; parents, William Paul and Edna Cook Elledge; and sisters, Alice Mattilene Moreland and Nancy Ann Labowski, preceded him in death.
His memory will forever be treasured by his loving children, Margaret Carolyn Pickles (Robert) of Mansfield, Texas and Donald G. Elledge (Jennie) of Riverview, Florida; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, William P. Elledge, Jr. of Breckenridge, Texas and John Hiarm Elledge of Odessa, Texas; and several adoring nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Tuesday, January 28, 2014, from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at McCullough Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of McCullough Funeral Home. Interment will immediately follow at Macon Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the - Central Georgia Affiliates, 277 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Suite 101, Macon, GA 31201.
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McCullough Funeral Home
417 South Houston Lake Road Warner Robins, GA 31088
(478) 953-1478
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Published in The Telegraph on Jan. 25, 2014
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