David Jeter

Profile Updated: April 10, 2015
Residing In: Denison, TX USA
Spouse/Partner: Judy
Occupation: Retired
Children: Grand Kids Britton, born 1969; Alee, born 1974, Darren, born 1975
E-Mail Address david_jeter@hotmail.com
Military Service: Branch Army  

I currently live 10 miles from the town of Sherman, TX where I was born and lived until May of 1951. I got back here in 1991 after merger changes with the company I worked for eliminated some offices in cost cutting moves.. I retired in Denison, TX on July 11, 2003 after 38 years (including 2 years in the Army).
I worked in these Texas towns: Grapevine, Farmers Branch, Plano, Irving, Tyler, Decatur, Gainesville, Waxahachie, and Sherman/Denison.
I was drafted into the army in December 2, 1966 in Dallas and got out in November, 1968 after going to basic at Fort Polk, LA, medical corp. training at Fort Sam Houston, tank training at Fort Hood, TX then finished with 12 months in Gelenhausen, Germany with the 1/33, Third Armor Division (their still defending us with last in Iraq-next Afganistan).

School Story:

My first year of school was in Capitan, NM where I had Mrs. Young all year for all classes. Kenney Wilson (Eugene) was also one of my first grade classmates as he lived near Capitan. I lived with my grandparents, on my mothers side, at a mountain lodge called Pine Lodge located next to Boy Scout Mountain. My brother and I both road the school bus that my grand dad drove to and from Capitan that also included a mail route and grocery getter assignment.
My second grade was at Washington Ave. but only lasted until mother remarried in October 1952. I followed with Roswell schools of Edgewood (1 1/2 years), Missouri Avenue (3 years), South Junior High (3) and good old RHS for 3 years....
I went to Texas Colleges: Tyler Junior College, University of TX at Tyler, and North Texas State in Denton, TX.....
I wish I appeared in the "Mrs Jordan's" class picture that Mike Reishman has posted on the web site but I may have already left for Edgewood.

Where did you go Grade School, JR High School

1stgrade: Capitan, nm, 2 grade: Washington Ave & Edgewood; 3-6, Missouri Ave.; South junior high 7-9; RHS 10-12.

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Apr 22, 2020 at 10:21 AM

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Apr 24, 2019 at 3:25 PM

David, do you still have the same email address??? The 'hotmail.com'...?

Apr 22, 2019 at 7:01 PM

Happy Birthday David!

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Apr 22, 2018 at 9:49 PM

Happy Birthday David!

Apr 22, 2018 at 1:23 PM

Happy birthday!!!

Apr 22, 2018 at 10:05 AM

David, YES!!! Another year down, and ANOTHER year to look forward to. CELEBRATE, and ENJOY!!

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Apr 22, 2018 at 4:33 AM
Apr 15, 2018 at 10:13 AM

Another year is almost over....time to celebrate your next one...happy EARLY birthday wishes...I know you will have a great time celebrating...

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May 07, 2017 at 3:22 PM

Thanks, Sissy, for the birthday wish!! I really enjoyed all the times we had!!

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May 04, 2017 at 12:53 PM

Posted on: May 04, 2017 at 11:38 AM

Hi, Sue. Thank you for the birthday wishes you sent and back to you, by the way.
Somehow I get messages but my replies usually show, unable to deliver. I do really appreciate you and several that I get notes from! It seems Facebook does send my replies or comments as I see lots of when I see things I can reply to.
judy and I are starting to get out and ride around to see towns around us and many have really changed and not necessarily for the better. We have been coupes up with her cancer treatment for over 3 years. We found the doctors and clinics like to wear you out with a "never ending" plan so we ended it after we knew she was clear of cancer and we stopped all the medicine and doctors. I gets to be, "it's all about money".
We have been doing some yard work together on some things we wanted to do. We also have had some bad storms that really made it tough!

I am glad I got lots of birthday greetings but I have worked with many around here and many classmate sent s greeting. I also heard from two guys I was in the Army with and several relatives!
We love you and all the classmates!

David Jeter has a birthday today.
Apr 22, 2017 at 4:33 AM
Apr 15, 2017 at 8:49 PM

David, I can't believe you're having another birthday!!! Too soon! Seems like just the other day that I said the same thing..."happy early birthday "...
Hope you and Judy are planning on a full, fun day of celebration! Have fun

Apr 22, 2016 at 10:42 AM

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! I hope you are having a fun day planned...and can have lovely weather! Enjoy it all....

David Jeter has a birthday today.
Apr 22, 2016 at 4:33 AM
Apr 15, 2016 at 12:32 PM

Happy EARLY birthday wishes!!! Hope you have a fun day....and nice weather, too.

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Posted on: Oct 25, 2015 at 12:44 PM

Hey, Jane. How are you and your family. Hope you are enjoying Alamogordo.
I have several cousins that live out that way but we have not been able to travel for a while.
Just wanted to say hi.
Hen I remember the hay ride and the big wreck there in Roswell when I guess we were in the seventh grade. I wonder how many Roswell folks read about that in the Roswell Daily Record?
Regards to you, Jim and your family.

Jul 28, 2015 at 12:41 PM

Hi, Jane. How are you doing facing the upcoming birthday?
I will never forget our date in seventh hard to the "dance" at the women's building.
Richard Jennings drove us and Donna Jennings with Dick Story's.
And how about the hay ride accident? I know we will never forget that either.
I Guess you are setteled in one place now and hoping you two are doing fine.
I just have this I phone instead of a laptop so I have slowed down on messages to folks around.
Best wishes!!

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Apr 29, 2015 at 11:22 AM

Glad you are doing ok again, Carolyn!!

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David and Judy Jeter at a family reunion of Judy's taken in Arlington, TX on November, 2009...
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#88 modified midget dirt tracker at dirt track south of Roswell, NM about 1954. David Jeter was allowed to get in the drivers seat for a photo.
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Dirt tracker at Roswell race track. Car is from Carlsbad, NM.
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The "Caverns" Santa Fe railroad train at Portales, NM on a round trip daily between Clovis, NM and Carlsbad, NM and back going through Roswell, NM about 10:35am and again in the evening about 4:10pm.
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Dallas, Tx pcc car that ran the streets of Dallas until mid 1950's. This is about 1954.
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This is army medic David Jeter in Germany in 1968 with 17M diesel powered surgical/medical track on hand while army tanks are on manuvers.
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This picture is looking from Garmish, Germany to the mountains in Austria 1968.
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Army medics Brown, Jeter, Lord and Conneally in Germany during tank qualifications.
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This is the Jeter and Francis family reunion in 1988 at the "end tanks" above Pine Lodge/Boy Scout Mountain.
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Arlington, TX car show at "the ball park" about 1975. This is Larry Jeter's 1932 Ford roadster with nephew Shane Jeter standing in front.