George Washington Cave Obit

Collin Co. Cemeteries of TX

Submitted by  Edwyna Wackrow 


George Washington Cave( son of Betsy Cave Brazeal)  Born Jan 23 1847 Greene county Missouri died Feb. 22 1922 Colin County, Texas 
Obituary in the McKinney Courier Gazette 2/3/1922 page 1.      George Washington Cave 75 year old died at his home three miles north of McKinney, Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock.  Deceased was born in Christian county, Missouri, January 23,1847.  He united with the Christian church in early manhood.  In December 1866 he married to Miss E F Fulton at Springfield, Missouri.  He had been a resident of Collin County for many years.  Funeral services were held at the family residence this afternoon at 2 o'clock, conducted by Rev. A. H. Snider of McKinney.  Interment was made in the Orenduff cemetery.  Deceased is survived by his widow and the following children; J.F. Cave, Melissa; W.T. Cave, Princeton, J.T. Cave at home, Miss Iva and Nellie Cave at home; Everett Cave, Winnaboro and Albert Cave, McKinney.  He is also survived by twenty-three  grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.  He is also survived by two brothers, J.T. Cave of Weston and J. F. Cave of Eden, Texas and three half brothers J.W. , W.H and AJ  Brazeal all of McKinney.