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Harvey Eugene "Hobbs" Compton, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1918
Mitchell County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 2004
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

WORLD WAR II NAVY VETERAN


HARVEY EUGENE COMPTON
1918 - 2004

Harvey Eugene (Hobbs) Compton, age 85, resident of Irving, Texas for forty three years, died January 2, 2004 at a Dallas Hospital. He was born March 12, 1918 in Loraine, Mitchell County, Texas, to Harvey E. Compton, Sr. and Ora
Free Compton.

A former truck driver, he was a U. S. Navy veteran of WW II. Mr. Compton was preceded in death by his wife Letha Gertride Redwine Compton in 1998, a son Kenneth G. Compton in 1979, his parents, four brothers, Clarence, Clint, Dick, and Bud; four sisters, Lucile, Hazel, Grace and Joyce.

Survivors include son Richard Compton and wife Pat, son, Bobby Joe Compton and wife Peggy, all of Irving; daughter Judy Martin of Lancaster, Texas; sister, Claudia Faye McCreary of Big Spring, Texas; nine grandchildren,
eighteen great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.

Graveside Service 3:00 P. M., Monday, January 5, 2004 at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens in Irving. Brother Henry Grubbs officiating.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harvey Eugene Compton (1878 - 1934)
  Ora Elbert Free Compton (1883 - 1974)
 
 Spouse:
  Letha Gertrude Redwine Compton (1919 - 1998)
 
 Children:
  Judith Lynn Compton Martin (1949 - 2010)*
  Kenneth Gene Compton (1954 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clarence Eugene Compton (1902 - 1902)*
  Clinton Eugene Compton (1904 - 1941)*
  Richard C "Dick" Compton (1905 - 1976)*
  Hazel Ethel Compton McCollum (1907 - 2001)*
  Leldon W "Buddy" Compton (1910 - 1993)*
  Lucile Compton (1912 - 1914)*
  Betsy Grace Compton Wyatt (1916 - 1994)*
  Harvey Eugene Compton (1918 - 2004)
  Claudia Faye Compton McCreary (1920 - 2014)*
  Joyce Myrle Compton Knappe (1923 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Memorial Gardens
Irving
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Beth
Record added: Sep 01, 2007
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Harvey Eugene Hobbs Compton, Jr
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Harvey Eugene Hobbs Compton, Jr
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