Cecil Mac Waldrip, 72, passed away on Friday, August, 9th, 2019, in Englewood, Colorado. He was born in Champaign, Illinois, and grew up in Montrose, Colorado. Cecil received a bachelor’s degree from Colorado State University and a master’s degree from the University of Wyoming. He was a talented artist and an art educator in Cheyenne, Wyoming and Longmont, Colorado. He served 20 years in the Air National Guard and the Army National Guard. Cecil enjoyed the outdoors, helping people, playing musical instruments, art and creating pottery. His parents, John and Benita Waldrip, preceded him in death. He is survived by his daughter, Natalie Salazar Waldrip of Los Angeles, California.