Funeral services for Windle Lee Golden will be held Friday,
May 14, 2010 at 10:00 AM in the Waldo Funeral Home Chapel. Mike Bentley
of the Whitesboro Church of Christ will officiate. Burial will follow at
Holloway Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Welby Pleasant, Bob Cathey, Jim
Milton, Hubert Baker, Wilburn Grisham and Beryl Mackey. Mr. Golden passed
away Tuesday, May 11th at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital-WNJ.
Windle was born December 14, 1919 in Sherman, TX to Elbert Lee and
Bertha May (Coe) Golden. His family moved to Marshall County, OK when he
was young. He attended Kenlock, Grantham and Timberhill schools and graduated
from Aylesworth in 1940.
Windle returned to Sherman in 1941 to work at Interstate Cotton Oil
& Refining Co., which later became Mrs. Tuckers then Anderson Clayton
Foods where he retired in 1983 after 39 years. He married LaVerne Dickson
on July 19, 1952 in Sherman. He was a member of Parkview Church of Christ
where he served as a deacon for several years.
Windle is survived by his wife of 57 years LaVerne, daughters Shirley
Austin of Yukon, OK and Linda Signer of Sherman; grandchildren Drew, Heidi
and Chris Austin,
sister Betty Golden Craig and several nieces and nephews. He was
preceded in death by his parents, baby sister, brothers Robert Spearman
and Billy Joe Golden and sons-in-law Andy Austin and Pete Signer.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 ? 7:30 PM Thursday, May
13th at Waldo Funeral Home.