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 George William Hairston, Jr

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George William Hairston, Jr

  • Birth 3 Aug 1890 Crawford, Lowndes County, Mississippi, USA
  • Death Mar 1976 Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Crawford, Lowndes County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 33806372

Former Mayor of Crawford Dies Here

George W. Hairston, Jr., 85, of Crawford, died Wednesday afternoon in a local hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Gunter and Holmes Funeral Home.

A native of Crawford, he was the son of the late George W. and Virginia Ervin Hairston Sr. He was a former Mayor of Crawford and a member of the Crawford Presbyterian Church.

He leaves two sons, George W. Hairston III of Columbus and Robert Ervin Hairston of Miami, Fla.; one brother, Brown Hairston, Cocoa Beach, Fla. and one sister, Mrs. B. W. Cotton, Starkville.

Commercial Dispatch, Columbus, Mississippi, March 12, 1976.