|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1926|
|Death: ||May 22, 1974|
Thursday, May 30, 1974
CAPT. GEORGE BUCK ENGLISH, JR.
Capt. George Buck English, Jr., age 47, of Rt. 1, Kennard, passed away after a sudden illness Wednesday, May 22, on his tug boat in the Gulf of Mexico about 180 miles southwest of Tampa, Florida.
Captain English, a tug boat captain for Bludeo Barge and Towing Company of Houston, was born Aug. 10, 1926 in Houston County, and was a veteran of World War II.
Funeral services were held Saturday, May 25, at 3 p. m. in the Callaway Memorial Chapel with Rev. Joe Brumbelow of Doverside Baptist Church of Houston officiating. Burial was in Ivie Cemetery near Kennard.
Pallbearers were Sonny Newton, Junior Mitchem, Roy English, Maurice Ivie, Phillip Whitt, Donald Rawls, Billy Rex Rudd and Pete Bruckner.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia English of Kennard; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Buck English of Houston; a sister, Mrs. Bernice Bruckner of Houston and several nieces and nephews.
Callaway Funeral Home in charge.
George B. "Buck" English (1899 - 1974)
Rena A. Hager English (1897 - 1981)
Steve Maurice English (1918 - 1937)*
Lilliam English Meshell (1924 - 1972)*
George B. English (1926 - 1974)
Bobby Gene English (1932 - 2011)*
A FLOWER FOR THE MASTERS BOQUET
Maintained by: Mary English Barton
Originally Created by: Petty & Pickens
Record added: Apr 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51248332
Added: Mar. 2, 2013
Mary English Barton
Added: May. 2, 2012
You are not forgotten, loved one, nor will you ever be; as long as life and memory last, we will remember thee. We miss you now, our hearts are sore. As time goes by, we'll miss you more. Your gentle face, no one can fill your vacant place.|
Added: Jun. 8, 2011