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George Cobb

December 20, 2010 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Saturday, January 5, 1935
Died: 
Friday, December 17, 2010
Services: 
Thursday, December 23, 2010 - 3:00pm
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

George E. Cobb, 75, of Weatherford passed away Friday, December 17, 2010.
George was born January 9, 1935 in Dublin, Ireland to Annie and Frank Cobb.

Mr. Cobb was a member of the Royal Household where he served Her Majesty the Queen of England. He also served in the Royal Air Force.

George married the love of his life, June and took on six children. They owned and operated a café in England. In the United States he became Weatherford’s Irish Friend; George never met a stranger. He was an employee of Brookshire’s.

Survivors include his wife, June; daughters, Anne Peate and Mark of England, Sharon Gaines and Boyd Bush of Weatherford, Nicola Byerly and Randy also of Weatherford, Angela Cook and Steve of Las Vegas, NV and Victoria Baker of Indianapolis, IN; sons, David R. Cobb of Denmend, England, Paul Summerfield-Brice and Jeanne of Weatherford and Martyn Summerfield-Brice and Elizabeth also of Weatherford; sisters, Audrey Phillips and Mable Beven, both of England; brother, David Cobb of Ireland; nineteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 3pm Thursday, December 23, 2010 in the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, December 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Birdville, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Springtown, Freshmen 5:30 p.m., JV 5:30 p.m. and Varsity 7 p.m.

Thursday, December 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Freshmen and JV at Mineral Wells Invitational

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Weatherford New Car Dealers Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fort Worth Cowtown Classic

Tuesday, December 9

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Stephenville at Aledo High School, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Granbury, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Thursday, December 11

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Decatur Tournament

Monday, December 15

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Southwest at Aledo High School, B 5 p.m., A 5 p.m. and JV 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, December 16

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Cleburne at Aledo High School, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Friday, December 19

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, A 8 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, Freshmen 6:30 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 8 p.m., *District Game

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

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