Cora Mae Tidwell, 82

Cora Mae Tidwell, 82 of Bogata died Tuesday, August 13, 2013 in Corinth Rehab Center, Corinth, Texas.    Funeral Services will be Friday, August 16, 2013 at 11:00 am in the Bogata Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Billy Daniels officiating.  Burial will follow in Bogata Cemetery under direction of Wood Funeral Homes.  The Family will receive friends one hour prior to service time at the Church.

Mrs. Tidwell was born on July 27, 1931 in the Maple Community of Red River County, the daughter of Jess and Priscella Cook Knowles.  Her husband, Charles Tidwell, preceded her in death March 20, 2004.  She was a longtime member of Bogata Missionary Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Neil and Carmen Lovell of Davie, Florida; granddaughter, Monica Daniel and husband, Rick; grandson Nicholas Lovell; great-great-grandson, Luke Daniel; sister, Bernice Loftin of Bogata; two stepdaughters, Hollis Croft of Rowlett and Lenore Haynes of Garland.  She was preceded in death by two brothers, David and Steve Knowles.


  1. Patricia McGhee says:

    We are thinking of you and your family and hoping that you are all flooded with the best memories of Cora to share with each other.

    Take care,

  2. Yvetta Hicks says:

    Prayers go out to the family. So sorry for your loss of Cora. Vida Palmer was my grandmother, although I haven’t seen alot of the family in years, I still keep you all in mind. May God be with each of you during this time & always.

  3. Angela says:

    I am very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family during these difficult times. Cora’s soul is now at peace and is resting with the lord. May you find peace that Cora has found eternal rest.

    With love and sympathy,


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