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Jess Willard "Bill" English
Birth: Mar. 15, 1920
Irving
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 2008
Meridian
Bosque County
Texas, USA

Jess Willard "Bill" English was the son of Andrew Jackson English and Andrew Mable "May" Williams English, both of Irving.

He married Madelyne Lenora Reeb on March 15, 1940. The couple had two children, Darlene and Carolene. In 1943, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served in WW II. His family later joined him in San Jose, returning to Texas after the war.

The couple divorced, and he married Edna Carolyn Combs December 31,1952. The couple had three children, Mark English, Andrea Colemen and Audra English.

Bill served more than 30 years with the Dallas Fire Department. He passed away Monday, Sept. 15, 2008. He was survived by his brother David of Irving; his wife Edna, his children, Darlene, Carolene, Mark, Andrea and Audra; 10 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters: Houston Marrs, Albert "Jack", Russell, Curtis, Margarite, Esther, Myrtle, Mable, and A.J. "Jay."


 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Jackson English (1883 - 1958)
  Andrew Mable Williams English (1882 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Madelyne Lenora Reeb English (1921 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert Stafford English (1905 - 1958)*
  Nell Margaret English Meissner (1906 - 1988)*
  Russell Dial English (1908 - 1975)*
  Esther Belle English Allen (1912 - 1984)*
  Curtis Leroy English (1914 - 1984)*
  Mabel Louise English Voirin (1916 - 1991)*
  Myrtle Aylene English Voirin (1918 - 1991)*
  Jess Willard English (1920 - 2008)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
US Navy
 
Burial:
Morgan Cemetery
Morgan
Bosque County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 17, 2008
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Thank You for Your Service to Humankind. Rest Peacefully, Sir. I know you are missed & loved. Most Sincerely,
- j*
 Added: Apr. 4, 2015

- Rest in heavenly peace ~*Ladypepper*~
 Added: Sep. 18, 2008

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Jan. 28, 2010
 
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