George Walter “Sarge” Connally, Jr

George Walter “Sarge” Connally, Jr

Birth
McGregor, McLennan County, Texas, USA
Death 27 Jan 1978 (aged 79)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial McGregor, McLennan County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 52664701 · View Source
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Professional baseball player 1921-1934. Pitcher for the Chicago White Sox and the Cleveland Indians.

Veteran - US Army, WW I

George Walter Connally, Jr. was the son of George Walter Connally, Sr. (1860-1918), a native of Georgia, and Mary Etta Smith (1868-1956), who was born in Chappell Hill, Washington, Texas, but spent most of her childhood as the daughter of Hamilton County Judge, D.C. Smith. A native of McGregor, Texas, Sarge graduated from McGregor High before attending Meridan Junior College. After Sarge retired from baseball, he went back to McGregor, Texas, where he was a farmer and rancher. (submitted by contributor E. E. Smith)



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  • Created by: Carol Tessein
  • Added: 21 May 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 52664701
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Walter “Sarge” Connally, Jr (31 Aug 1898–27 Jan 1978), Find a Grave Memorial no. 52664701, citing Harris Creek Cemetery, McGregor, McLennan County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carol Tessein (contributor 46853728) .