Cleophus Cole, 86, of Bivins, Texas, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, in Atlanta.
Mr. Cole was born Nov. 10, 1926. He was retired from Anthony Forest Products and a Christian.
Survivors include two sons and one daughter-in-law, Franklin and Shelia Cole Smith of Texarkana and Charlie D. Cole of Atlanta; one daughter and son-in-law, Annie Cole and Marquette Franklin of Houston; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one special friend, Cassie Smith of Atlanta; and a number of other relatives.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home with the Rev. Willie Ray Collins officiating. Burial will be in Ferrell Cemetery, Kildare, Texas.
The body may be viewed from noon to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home with visitation from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.