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James Cory Elmore

October 23, 1967 ~ June 12, 2021 (age 53)


Cory Elmore was born in Fort Stockton, Texas on October 23, 1967, and left this earth on June 12, 2021. He was the son of Jim Elmore and Shirley Elmore
He is proceeded in death by his father, Jim Elmore; grandparents, (Maternal) Willie Lancaster Pool and John D Lancaster and (Papa) Bill Pool and (Paternal) grandparents, Roy Elmore and Sybil Elmore; cousin, Stacy Luera.
Cory is survived by his mother, Shirley Elmore; sister, Candy Mehan; daughter, Stephanie Elmore; nephew's, Brandon Mehan, Joshua Mehan; aunt, Beverly; uncle, Charlie Halbert; cousin, Terri Keller; great, cousin Dawson Keller.
Cory will be missed by many loving friends probably too many to count. Cory loved his faithful dog companion which he called his son "Cokie"
Cory was a verbal politician "Go Trump" family and friends would tell him "shshshsh" but it didn't matter he flew that flag. He enjoyed his Sagebrush coffee crew when he could, that being Joe Sullivan, Bob Robertson, Bill Cunningham, Frank Aguirre and many others that showed up occasionally. Cory had fond memories of Joe Sullivan and his many tractors which were too many to count, he always threatened to tell Rosalie Sullivan about his collection.
Cory graduated in Fort Stockton in 1986. Some of his job experiences included working at Midtown Exxon, TDCJ, Sears, Lariat, Sendera Drilling & Chevron. He was currently employed by Work Services Corp. where he was in charge of seven rest areas covering from Andrews, Pyote, East and West Pecos County.
Cory was so proud to have the opportunity to work in China learning new technology in building of Drilling Rigs. He got to experience a different way of life there but always appreciated the State of Texas.
Cory had a love and passion for older people and animals, he was always willing to go out of his way to help them in any way he could. Cory was the apple of his of mem maw and his mother's eye, he was always there to help them around the house in more ways than one. Cory will be loved and missed by all.
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at 5PM to 7PM at Heritage Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be Thursday, June 17, 2021, at 10AM at Heritage Funeral Home.

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Funeral Service
June 17, 2021

10:00 AM
Visitation Room
301 North Main St
Ft. Stockton, TX 79735

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