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“So sorry for your loss. He was a great man and will be missed. Hugs and prayers. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Barney & Jana Carter - CORTEZ, CO

“We will miss your Dad, we always remember going out to the house and having pop corn and watching a movie we had good laughs ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Rodney&Regina Willbanks - Dolores, CO

“This saddens me very much to hear about this I loved working with Cordell at Walmart in the tire lube express he was the kindest man that anyone will...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Yevone - Albuquerque, NM

“You will be miss my dear friend.I will always remember you when we worked a Walmart.Love you Cordell. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Mona Harrison - Cortez, CO

“Our love, thoughts, and Prayers. Rest In Peace. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Rodney & Joyce Tanner - Cahone, CO

“To my cousin, his family and friends our thoughts and prayers are with you. Blessings and Honor from Leonard and Trish Uptain, and all of Wilford ...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Leonard Uptain - Harrisonburg, VA

“Our sympathy to all of Cordell's family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Dan and Carolyn ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Carolyn Johnson-Marshall - Cortez, CO

“So sorry for your loss Ron. You and all your family are in our thoughts and prayers. The Foster Family ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Steven Foster - Andrews, TX

“6-15-17 To the Uptain Families, With love and sympathy, John and Nancy Porter ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: John and Nancy Porter - Cortez, CO

“So sorry to hear of the loss of Cordell. I will not be able to make it to his service. you are all in my thoughts & prayers. I spent a lot of time...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: aileen collom - cortez, CO

“Ron, Kassi and family, Sorry to hear of your loss; He was always smiling. Praying for comfort at your time of loss ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Dave & Carla Allmon - Cortez, CO

“He always had a smile and a good word for everything. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Delmar and Erika - Mission, TX

CLARENCE CORDELL "CORKY" UPTAIN Funeral services for lifelong Lewis resident Clarence Cordell Uptain will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 19 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, County Road M. Chapel. Cordell was born December 27, 1936 in Lewis, Colorado the son of Clarence Rueben Uptain and Lula Belle (Maslen) Uptain. He passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017 at Southwest Memorial Hospital at the age of 80. Surviving Cordell are his children; Lynn Rougau (Frank) of Houghton, Louisiana, Ron Uptain of Andrews, Texas, and Scott Uptain of Nebraska; seven grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren; and sister Carol Wilson (Dick) Lewis, Colorado. He is preceded in death by his parents; and by his brother, Baby Uptain. Burial will take place at Lewis Cemetery.

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