Jack D. Chelf


Funeral services for Jack Doyle Chelf, 89, of New Harmony, were held Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 in the Mount Sylvan Baptist Church with Brother Bruce Rudd officiating.

Interment was in the New Harmony Cemetery under the direction of Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale.

Mr. Chelf died Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 in a Lindale health care center.

He was born Jan. 2, 1928 in Frankston, Texas to the late Charles Culberson and Tina (Overton) Chelf.

Preceding him in death were his brother Charles Chelf and sister Bonnie Meeks.

Survivors include his wife of 67 years Fran Chelf of New Harmony; sons Jack Chelf Jr. of Grapeland and Mark Chelf of Tyler and daughter Cindy Willis of Tyler.

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