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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

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

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

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

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

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

Thursday, September 4

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

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