Dean Elliott, 85, of Glen Rose, passed away Friday, September 10, 2010, in Glen Rose, TX. Graveside services were held Monday, September 13, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at the Oakwood Cemetery, in Cisco, with Bro. Jim Andrews officiating, under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.
Dean S. Elliott was born to Berry J. and Dora Elliott on January 22, 1925. After graduation from Olden high School, he served in the United States Army until his discharge in 1947. On December 30, 1968 he married Mattie J. Franklin. They made their home in Cisco, Texas. He was a lifelong resident of Eastland County.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Mattie, his step-son Thomas Busby, his parents and his brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Doris Elliott.
He is survived by his stepson, Melvin Busby, sister and brother-in-law, Wilma and Hayman Thomas, several grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.