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James Edward Crain
Birth: Aug. 15, 1919
East Saint Louis
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1980
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA

He served proudly under God and the American Flag in the United States Navy WW II.

Mr. Crain was the owner of Crain's Drive-In Agency at the National Stockyards, National City, IL. His business was cattle. He was a good and gentle Father.

On the day before his massive heart attack, I was proud to have given my Dad the opportunity to meet Ken Curtis aka Festus on Gunsmoke. His favorite.

For three weeks living next door I would go over on Saturday morning to have breakfast with him. For each visit I told him about a dream that I had. In this dream, I saw my Father on the couch dead from a heart attack, he would tell me not to worry.

On that eventfull morning during the heatwave, he came home from buying new tires and sat down on the couch and told my Mother "I love you" then he was gone. 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter D Crain (1898 - 1952)
  Mary R. Crain (1902 - 1970)
 
 Children:
  Raymond Edward Crain (1949 - 2012)*
  Patricia Kay Crain (1952 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Belleville
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Patrick L. Crain
Record added: Aug 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57111118
James Edward Crain
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James Edward Crain
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James Edward Crain
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