Rufus Franklin Choate, 84, of Alvin, TX passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. He was born May 14, 1934 to Ernest Ellington Choate and Lola Belle Martin Choate in Center, TX.
He is survived by his loving wife Alma Choate; children, David Lee Choate and wife Yasmin, Robert Allen Choate and wife Janet, James Steven Choate and wife Cindy, Wade Franklin Choate and wife Rita and Susan Elizabeth Russell; twenty grandchildren who adored him and fourteen great-grandchildren who he adored; nephew, Tim Alexander and wife Lisa; and many other relatives and cherished friends.
Friends are cordially invited to the visitation with the family on Monday, July 23, 2018 at 1:30 P.M. with the funeral service to follow at 3:30 P.M. at the Jeter Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, 311 N. Friendswood Dr., Friendswood, TX 77546 (281) 992-7200. Interment will follow at the Confederate Cemetery in Alvin, TX.
Condolences may be sent to the family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com.