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Roy Elliott

August 31, 1927 - June 4, 2019

Roy Vernon Elliott, 91, of Granbury passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. Celebration of Life: 2:00 PM, Thursday, June 6, 2019, Wiley Funeral Home Chapel, Granbury. Visitation: 1:00 PM until service time, Thursday, Wiley Funeral Home.
Roy was born on August 31, 1927 in Claysville, Missouri to Henry Martin and Lill…read more

Roy Vernon Elliott, 91, of Granbury passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. Celebration of Life: 2:00 PM, Thursday, June 6, 2019, Wiley Funeral Home Chapel, Granbury. Visitation: 1:00 PM until service time, Thursday, Wiley Funeral Home.
Roy was born on August 31, 1927 in Claysville, Missouri to Henry Martin and Lillie M. Elliott. He proudly served in the United States Navy. He was a mail handler for the railroad and retired from there after over 30 years. He escorted patients from Fulton State Hospital for medical appointments and court hearings. He was a transport driver for Serve, and he was a volunteer driver for Meals on Wheels.
Roy loved reading and he read every National Geographic from 1940 until 1996. He had an extensive knowledge of books and he could remember everything he read.
Roy married Shirley Kliendienst on June 14, 1996 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri and they moved to Granbury, Texas in 1999.
Roy enjoyed traveling and visited Hawaii. Roy and Shirley visited many National Parks and Historical Sites.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister: Juanita Pearl Davis, brothers: Gerald Elliott, John Elliott, Walter Elliott, and Douglas Elliott, and his former wife Laura R. Elliott.
Roy is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Shirley Elliott, children: Brad Elliott and wife Marian, Valerie Holley and husband Lindy, Merle Dean Hoover and wife Julie and Tim L. Hoover and wife Doris, brother: James Elliott, sisters: Shirley Stanford, Marie Williams, and Myra Dever and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, June 6, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Wiley Funeral Home

Address:

400 Highway 377 East
Granbury,TX76048

Service Information

Date: Thursday, June 6, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm

Wiley Funeral Home

Address:

400 Highway 377 East
Granbury,TX76048


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