Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

July 24, 2013

William C. Waldrup

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for William C. Waldrup, age 75, of New Summerfield are scheduled for 2 p.m. Fri., July 26, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Archie Underwood officiating.  Interment with Masonic Rites will be at McDonald Cemetery in New Summerfield.

Mr. Waldrup  passed away July 22, 2013 in Tyler.

William was born Nov. 24, 1937 in New Summerfield to the late Cloyd Waldrup and Florine Tennison Waldrup. He was a Mason for 50 plus years, a Shriner for 25 plus years, a farmer and rancher for over 50 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Jerry Lynn Waldrup; and sister, Shirley Waldrup.

Survivors include his brother Phillip Waldrup of New Summerfield; nephews, Duane Waldrup and Jonny Waldrup; niece, Denise Langston; and numerous cousins and friends.

Pallbearers will be Doug Steele, Joe Taylor, Byron Underwood, Duane Waldrup, Wesley Davis, Jonny Waldrup, Salvador Ornelas, and Antonio Ornelas.

Honorary pallbearers will be Kenneth Mayfield, Gary Reeves, Randy Reeves, Michael Davis, Ivan Ornelas, Antonio Ornelas Jr., Lupe Ornelas, Juan Ornelas, Chance Steele, Bo Steele, and Justin Gatlin.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on July 25, at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

Memorials may be made to The Troup Food Bank c/o United Methodist Church at 202 E. Duval St. Troup, Texas 75789.