David George Cole


David George Cole, 94, of Harwood, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. David was born on Feb. 22, 1926 in Frankston, Texas to Susie Mae Tarrant and Henry Bascom Cole. David married Dorothy Nell Edwards Gilkey on Dec. 22, 2015 in Harwood, Texas.

David was retired from serving in the U.S. Air Force. In his later years, he spent most of his time outside. Whether it would be mowing his lawn, or sitting out on the back porch, David had a true love for the outdoors. He would also be described as a handy man, always looking for something to build or fix. David also enjoyed traveling with his wife and children.

David is survived by his wife: Dorothy Gilkey Cole of Harwood; daughter and son-in-law: Susan and Steven Phinney of Moulton; and son and daughter-in-law: Roger & Priscilla Cole of Dripping Springs; five step-children, and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 60 years, Zoey Cole; and brothers: Harold Cole and Travis Cole.

Service for David Cole will be held at a later date. Friends may leave their condolences and sign the guestbook by visiting Arrangements are under the care and direction of Seydler-Hill Funeral Home.