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Travis Roebuck1

Male
b. 20 July 1921, d. 11 November 2011


Father Chauncey Roebuck1 b. 14 October 1882, d. 12 December 1961
Mother Elva Emma Travis1 b. circa 1885, d. 16 September 1950
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Family Marilyn Grace Corley b. 10 December 1923, d. 2 December 1999
Marriage* 24 April 1946  Principal=Marilyn Grace Corley5,3 
Children  1. Gaylynn Roebuck b. 25 Oct 1949
  2. Travis Bruce Roebuck b. 12 Jan 1952
  3. Steven Lee Roebuck b. 23 Jan 1954
  4. John Andrew Roebuck b. 24 Feb 1958
  5. Kathryn "Katie" Roebuck b. 12 Aug 1961

Birth* 20 July 1921  Temple, McLennan Co., TX1,2,3 
Census* 1930  1930 Federal Census, Texas, McLennan County, 3 Justice Precinct, Lacy Village, ED: 155-44, Series: T626, Roll: 2374, Page: 261B, April 22
Sheet 22B, Dallas Road
(enumerated with father, Chauncy Roebuck)
66, 455, 485, Roebuck, Travis, Son, , , , Yes, M, W, 8, S, , Yes, Yes, Texas, Indiana, Michigan, , 87, , , , , , None, , , , , , , ,1 
Milit-Beg* 25 November 1940  Waco, McLennan Co., TX, 143rd Infantry, 36th Division

Name: Travis Roebuck
Birth Year: 1921
Race: White, Citizen
State: Texas
County or City:
Nativity State or Country: Texas
Enlistment Date: 25 Nov 1940
State: Texas
City: Waco
Branch Code: Infantry
Grade: Private
Component: National Guard3,4 
Marriage* 24 April 1946  Principal=Marilyn Grace Corley5,3 
SSN* 11 November 2011  https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KM8K-WXP
First Name: Travis
Middle Name:
Last Name: Roebuck
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 20 July 1921
Social Security Number:
Place of Issuance: Texas
Last Residence:
Zip Code of Last Residence:
Death Date: 11 November 2011
Estimated Age at Death: 90
Collection: United States Social Security Death Index2 
Death* 11 November 2011  Waco, McLennan Co., TX2,3 
News/Obit* 13 November 2011  Travis Roebuck

Mr. Travis Roebuck, 90, passed away Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, in Waco. Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, at Connally-Compton Funeral Directors Chapel with the Rev. David E. Story officiating and burial to follow in the Waco Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14, at Connally-Compton Funeral Directors.

Travis was born July 20, 1921, to Chauncey Sr. and Elva (Travis) Roebuck in Temple. He was a longtime resident of Lacy Lakeview and Waco and graduated from Waco High School. Travis fought for our freedom during World War II from 1940 to 1945 with the 143rd Infantry, 36th Division. He married Marilyn Corley on April 24, 1946, who preceded him in death on Dec. 2, 1999. He worked as a Parts Manager at Bird-Kultgen Ford for 42 years and seven years with the Heart of Texas Federal Credit Union.

He was preceded by his parents, Chauncey Sr. and Elva (Travis) Roebuck; brother, Chauncey Roebuck Jr.; and sister, Juanita Hamner.

He leaves behind his sons, Bruce Roebuck and wife, Karen, of Irving, Steven Roebuck and wife, Gabriela, of Fort Worth, and John Andrew Roebuck of Las Vegas; daughters, Gaylynn Resener and husband, Guy, of Tallahassee, Fla., and Kathryn Wesley of Mesquite; 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Melba Maddox.

Condolences may be offered at Connally-Compton.com

July 20, 1921 - November 11, 2011

Sign the Guest Book at www.wacotrib.com

Published in the Waco Tribune-Herald (TX) - November 13-14, 20113 
Burial* 15 November 2011  Waco Memorial Park, Waco, McLennan Co., TX3 

Citations
  1. [S248] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , 1930 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S129] SSDI Death Index,.
  3. [S323] News Bank.
  4. [S1041] U.S. WWII Army Enlistments, 1938-1946, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939.
  5. [S1218] Texas Birth Certificates 1903-1934 Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997, online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.familysearch.org%2Frecords%2Fcollection%2F1949342.


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