Family and friends are sad to report the loss of Carl David Elder, Jr.
David died on May 4th, 2018 from complications of Type II Diabetes. He
was born January 25,1944 in Little Rock, Arkansas.
David attended Will Rogers High School in Tulsa where he played on the
football and golf teams. He graduated from University of Central Oklahoma,
majoring in Commercial Art and Marketing. He also served a tour of duty
as a medic in the Oklahoma National Guard. He worked in commercial art
and sales in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and San Francisco, moving back to Tulsa
in 1991 to help take care of aging parents.
David was an avid golfer and played many courses in Oklahoma, the San Francisco
area, and St. Andrews in Scotland. He will be remembered for sense of
humor, kindness, and generosity.
He is survived by his brother James Elder, sister-in-law Rosalind Elder,
and sister Mary Lou Elder. He was proceeded in death by his sister Nancy
Ann Elder and parents Carl David (Bud) Elder, Sr, and Mildred Margaret
Elder, all from Tulsa.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to the Center
for the Physically Limited, 815 South Utica Ave. Tulsa, OK 74104.