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Edwin Dennis Creswell, Sr.

November 17, 1941 ~ April 27, 2022 (age 80)

Obituary

Dennis, 80, of Emory, Texas, passed away in his home on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 with his wife and children by his side. Born to Edwin Price Creswell and Dorothy Lou Cook in Dallas, Texas on November 17, 1941, he made Rains County his home since 1980.  He loved living in Emory, fishing in Lake Fork, and his community in Rains County. He was a member of Emory Baptist Church.

Dennis served our Country in the US Navy, worked at NCR and IBM before establishing and then retiring from Express Business Systems.   He then spent his time between working seasonally at Yellowstone National Park and his home in Emory.

Dennis is survived by his wife, Gloria Creswell (married September 2, 2017); daughter, Tami Lynell Creswell Church and husband Thomas; son, Edwin Dennis Creswell, Jr. and wife Nadine; stepmother, Bette Creswell; brother, Joe Creswell; sisters, Patty Ann Nicholson, Shelli Walker and Patty Valentine; grandchildren, Stephanie Hampton, Julie Heng, Dominque Crozier, Bridget Lenamon, Blake Creswell and Austin Creswell; great grandchildren, Cooper, Barrett, Lux and Noctis.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
May 1, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Emory Baptist Church (Emory, TX)

Funeral Service
Sunday
May 1, 2022

2:00 PM
Emory Baptist Church (Emory, TX)

Interment following funeral service
Sunday
May 1, 2022

Smyrna Cemetery
Rains County Rd 1308
Emory, TX 75440

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