Delen Coln


Delen Tadlock Davis Coln reached for God’s Hand on Feb. 16, 2024, at the age of 85 years. She passed quietly and peacefully surrounded by family and friends. Jesus came calling, asked if she was ready, and she said, “Oh Yeah”. 

Delen was born on June 24, 1938, in Ft. Worth, Texas, to Hardy and Dorene Tadlock.

She enjoyed Bible Study, singing hymns, cheering for sports teams and rodeo events and being Memaw. In her earlier years, she enjoyed camping, river rafting, skiing, and gardening.

Delen was married to Bob Davis (divorced/deceased) for 28 years and Greg Coln (deceased) for 24 years.

Survivors include Lauren (Wayne) Sheldrake, Dan (Deanna) Davis, Tim (Denise) Davis, Tina Thomas (Rick), eight grandchildren,15 great-grandchildren, Hardy Tadlock, Jr. (Mary Jane), and last but not least her loyal canine companion, Stormy.

She was a special light and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Services will be held in both Texas and Colorado as noted below:

Saturday, March 23, 2024, at 11 a.m. at The Hills Church, North Richland Hills, Texas, (small chapel)

Friday, July 19, 2024, at 11 a.m. Graveside at Creede, Colo., (Cemetery)

Contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.