Bolding Cole, Jr. Age 87 died peacefully at his home Wednesday January 30, 2013. Service will be held Saturday February 2, 2013 at Riley Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Mike Lee Officiating.
He was born in Hamilton County on March 6, 1925. He was the second son of 6 children born to Bolding Sr. and Bertha McKandess Cole. He served in the army during World War II. He received 2 Purple Hearts for his service. He married to Marceline Hatcher on November 10, 1949 and they had one daughter Brenda Gail. They were Married 63 years. Jr. was a livestock hauler, farmer and rancher. He served as commissioner for precinct 2 in the early 1980's. He was a member of Providence Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Francine Cole and a brother Odis Wayne Cole.
He is survived by his wife Marcie, daughter; Brenda and Husband Mike Roberson. Three grandchildren; Scott Roberson and wife Cara, Trent Roberson and wife Michelle, Brandy and husband Rusty Anderson, great-grandchildren; Justin Andrae, Drew Roberson, Erin Roberson, Rylee Roberson, Cole and Cooper Anderson, brother; James Russell and wife Mildred Cole sisters; Mary Nell Neal and husband G.D., Shirley Ratliff and husband Bobby, sister in law Linda Cole, and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers: Caleb Graves, Josh Graves, Lee Sims, Darrell Marwitz , Tony Hatcher, Danny Hatcher.
Honorary Pallbearers: Jamie Blackwell, Tommy Craig, Raymond Wenzel.