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Jane Cooper Carlton

Jane Cooper Carlton, 84 of Crowell, Texas died on Sunday, July 14, 2019, in Vernon, Texas.

Memorial service will be Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Western Trail Cowboy Church under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home. Officiating will be Rev. Ron Fox.

Jane was born Friday, Oct. 12, 1934 in Foard County, Texas. She was the daughter of the late Rice Harris “R.H.” Cooper and the late Axie Doty Cooper. She married Richard Keith Carlton on Jan. 21, 1977 in Dallas, Texas. She was a graduate of Crowell High School in 1953, and attended Texas Tech University. She was a Charter Member of the Vernon Art League. She was also very active in refurbishing Thalia Cemetery and activating Thalia Memorial Park. She was a member of Western Trail Cowboy Church. She was an artist.

Jane is survived by her husband Keith Carlton of the home; her son, Randall Hughes and wife Sheri of Rowlett, Texas, her daughter, Kim Hughes Jones of Rockport, Texas ,her four grandchildren, Jake Jones, Lindsey Hughes Burleson, Ryan Hughes, and Hannah Hughes and five great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by a brother Robert H. Cooper.

Memorials can be made to Thalia Cemetery Association at c/o Molly Hatfield, 121 N. Bailey St., Crowell, TX. 79227.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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