|Birth: ||Feb. 9, 1928|
|Death: ||Jan. 29, 2013|
Mr John Wootters, age 84, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013 in Kerrville, Texas. Mr Wootters was born in Crockett, Texas the only child of Dr John Henry and Mary Spence Wootters
Writing became a fulltime occupation in the '50s; his first story published about fishing, published in Outdoor Life in 1951. Mr Wootters was one of those rare writers who could produce technical articles as well as humorous and personal stories. He was also a herpetologist, knife collector, a student of Texas history and an archeologist. He was an honorable, decent man, loyal to his friends and frequently stuck his neck out for causes he believed in.
Survivors include his wife, Jeanne, sweetheart of 61 years; Jerry and Dorothy McRae, Virge McRae; cousins Cora Sue Warren and Dr Joe F Warren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service for Mr John Wootters will be held in the spring, exact information to be announced.
John Henry Wootters (1898 - 1985)
Mary Spence Wootters (1900 - 2000)
Note: Source: Houston County Courier Thursday, February 7, 2013
Specifically: Memorial Services Only
Created by: Carol Hoch was Johnson
Record added: Feb 19, 2013
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