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 John Henry Wootters, Jr

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John Henry Wootters, Jr

  • Birth 9 Feb 1928 Crockett, Houston County, Texas, USA
  • Death 29 Jan 2013 Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Non-Cemetery Burial, Specifically: Memorial Services Only
  • Memorial ID 105493235

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
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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.


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Gravesite Details Source: Houston County Courier Thursday, February 7, 2013

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  • Created by: Carol Hoch
  • Added: 19 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 105493235
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Henry Wootters, Jr (9 Feb 1928–29 Jan 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 105493235, ; Maintained by Carol Hoch (contributor 47059088) Non-Cemetery Burial, who reports a Memorial Services Only.