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Delta County Library


ENCOURAGED TO SUPPORT
YOUR ANCESTOR'S LIBRARY
The place that preserves your family's history. Donations are welcomed.
Delta County Library
300 West Dallas
Cooper, Texas 75432
Telephone: (903) 395-4575
Contacts:  Sylvia Wood - Genealogy Judy Falls - Genealogy Queries
Library Hours:
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
11:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.
10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Note: Remember to call ahead for library hours, if planning a trip to the library.
The Delta County Library sell a collection of cemetery books, "Voices in the Wind: The Cemetery Records of Delta County Texas".  This project was complied by Judy Falls and Sylvia Wood.  These books are a real tribute to all the Delta County citizens that worked together to preserve the cemetery records of Delta County.  Several of the 1997 Cooper High School students canvased the cemeteries and recorded the tombstones.  Others within the community that contributed are the former Sheriff, Benny Fisher, former Delta County Commissioner, Mickey Goforth; Don Woodward; Edna Ruth Roan; and Doris Alley and many others.   The following Delta County cemetery associations mentioned include: Oak Lawn Cemetery Association, Pecan Gap Cemetery Association, Lake Creek Cemetery Association and the East Delta Cemetery Association. The proceeds from the sale of these books support the library, the only secure repository for Delta County historical records.  If you decide to purchase any books from the library, please let the librarian know that you located the booklist at the TxGen website.
There are five books:
Oaklawn and New Home
The 'East End' Cemeteries
The 'North Side" Cemeteries
The 'South Side' Cemeteries
Index to above volumes

$50.00
$35.00
$35.00
$35.00
$20.00
If someone purchases all four books, the discount price is $135.00
Marriage Book - July 1892 to September 1928
Marriage Book - September 1928 to December 1970
1880 Delta County Census
Images from the Past Calendars - 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003
Tastes from our County Cook Book
In the River's Flow by Jim H. Ainsworth
River Crossing by Jim H. Ainsworth
Brushmen and Vigilantes by David Pickerking and Judy Falls
Please check with library for availability and prices.
Make checks payable to:
Delta County Public Library
300 West Dallas
Cooper, TX 75432
County Coordinators | Dee A. Welborn & Betsy Mills | Volunteers © 2000-2016