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George Cobb

December 20, 2010 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Saturday, January 5, 1935
Died: 
Friday, December 17, 2010
Funeral: 
Thursday, December 23, 2010 - 15:00
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

Monday, September 22

  • Week of Sept. 22, Aledo Middle School at Burleson Hughes

Tuesday, September 23

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Granbury Acton MS at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Crowley;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 24

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Aledo Meet McAnally, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 25

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Lakeland Academy, 4:30 p.m. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Joshua at Aledo, 7th Gym 1 & 8th MPC;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, September 26

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Granbury Girls Tournament, Harbor Lakes through Sept. 27

  • AHS vs. Joshua at Aledo;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH vs. St. Paul's Lutheran at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m. *District Game

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Rockwall Christian at Aledo Middle School, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 27

  • AHS JV at Chisholm Trail JV Tournament, times TBA

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