CAMERON—Funeral services for Delmer Dee Solomon, 79, of Cameron w ill be held on at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, in the Kathryn W. Green Chapel at Green- Patterson Funeral Home in Cameron with Harold Winslow of f iciating. Burial will follow at North Elm Cemetery in Cameron.
Mr. Solomon died Sunday, Nov. 8, at his home in Cameron after a short illness.
He was born Sept. 22, 1930, in Burlington to L.H. and Geneva Solomon.
Mr. Solomon served in the Army from 1948-1954 and was a Korean War veteran. He received the Korean Service Medal, the U.N. Service medal, the National Defense medal and 3 Bronze Stars.
Mr. Solomon worked for the State Highway Department in Cameron from 1957 to 1967. He also worked for Alcoa from 1968 to 1998.
From 1998 to present, Mr. Solomon enjoyed his farm in Cameron, his family and helping others.
He was a member of Rogers Church of Christ.
Mr. Solomon was preceded in death by his parents, L.H. and Geneva Solomon; a sister, Hazel Murff; two brothers, W. Cork Solomon and Clinton Solomon; his ex-wife, Minnie Erle Whittington; and his wife, Eula Baker Solomon.
Survivors are son Ragene Solomon and wife Regina of Rosharon; granddaughters, A shley Hernandez and Chelsea Solomon; daughter Quen Osborn and husband Charles of West Texas; granddaughters Caitlan, Courtney and Carrah Osborn; sisters Frances Price of Cameron, Shirley Fisher of Teague, Jeannie Williams of Reno, Nevada, Dorothy Dav idson of Gause, Martha Krenek of Cameron and wife Janell Schubert Solomon of Little River.