Cowboy Alsup, 74 of Cuthand


Mr. Cowboy Alsup, age 74 of Cuthand died suddenly in a farm accident Thursday, June 25, 2015 near his home.

Funeral   services will be 3pm Sunday, June 28 in Cuthand United Methodist Church with Rev. John Purviance officiating. His pallbearers are Jeffery Bivins, Jesse Purviance, Darrell Myers , Heath Holt, Shorty Cruise and Mitch Cannon. Honorary pallbearers are Pop Bivins, Robert Holt, Johnny Hudson, Dennis Purviance, Dewayne Martin, Bill Minter, Ray Shirley, Mike Gustin, Bruce Terrell and James Wood. Burial will be in Cuthand Cemetery under direction of Wood Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service at the church.

He was born Aug 9, 1940 in Red River County near Turner Lake a son of Clarence and Bonnie Smith Alsup. He married the former Doris Hanna Dec 8, 1962 in Corsicana. He was retired from Griffin Dixon Construction Co. where he worked as a drag line operator and  superintendent.  Afterment he worked many years in  his ranching and cattle operation

He is survived by his wife, Doris Alsup  of Cuthand; three children, Randy Alsup of Cuthand,  Ronny   Alsup and wife Roslyn of Fulbright, Becky Andrews and husband Phillip of Cuthand; four grandchildren , Dale Alsup  and wife Kim of Cuthand, Sara Middleton and husband Chris of Louisville ,Kentucky, Reese  Alsup of Fulbright and Jimmy Andrews of Cuthand; three great grandchildren,  Reygan Alsup of Cuthand, Ian Middleton and Beckett Middleton both of Louisville Kentucky; one brother ,Bob Alsup and wife Linda  of East Point Louisiana and  a sister Elizbeth  Eans of Duncanville.



  1. Rhonda K. Posey Wren says:

    Becky , I’m very sorry for your loss , you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers , may God give each one of you all the strength you need to get through this difficult time . If there is anything we can do other than sending prayers just call. God bless and keep you all.

  2. Clyde Siddens says:

    So sorry for your loss. Love and prayers for the family.

  3. M. Louise says:

    Very sorry for your loss: Please know that our Creator, Almighty God, can and ‘will comfort you’ (Isaiah 51:12) and he is the ‘Hearer of prayers’

  4. Knowles family says:

    We are so sorry to hear about Cowboy. Billy went to school 12 years with him but was unable to attend. Just know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Heaven received another Angel today. God Bless. Billy Knowles, Mrs. David Knowles, Gerald Knowles, Patsy Knowles Dusenbury, and Penny Knowles Sanders

  5. June Malone says:

    Ronny, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. You and your family are in my prayers during this most difficult time.
    June Malone

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