Information courtesy of Roger Hopkins
Brief Illness Is Fatal To George Cron
Funeral services for George Edgar Cron, 56,
Known to thousands of Grand Prairians as the
friendly proprietor of “Photos by George”, Cron died
at Tuesday in
He had been ill only a brief time.
A native of
He had been in photographic work for the past 15 years and was assisted in this work by his wife.
A veteran of World War I, Cron was a Mason and a Lion and was a member of First Christian Church and the Chamber of Commerce.
Officiating at the funeral was the Rev. Jimmy Hays of First Christian
Church. Burial was in
Survivors include the deceased’s wife, Vena; four borhters, Howard G. of Dallas, Arthur B. of Dissoula, Montana, Gale W. of Hamilton, Montana; and Raymond J. of Dayton, Ohio; also one sister, Mrs. Cora M. Hennessey of Piqua, Ohio.
Pallbears included Harry Himelright Sr., Harry Himelright Jr., Harold Erb, Joe
B. Conover, Same Pettigrew, and R. B. Clark.