Obituary for George Hylton Crain
George Hylton Crain
ARLINGTON -- George Hylton Crain, 97, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, in Euless.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Monday at Old School Primitive Baptist Church, 1075 N. Little School Road, Arlington, 76017. Interment: Moore Memorial Gardens in Arlington. Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Pkwy., Arlington.
George was born Feb. 5, 1919, in Chillicothe, Texas, to Willie and Myrtle Moore Crain. He served as a minister for over 70 years. George also worked as a carpenter for over 50 years. He was a longtime member of First Primitive Baptist Church in Dallas.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Neva Jo Crain; two children, John Crain and Marsha Hardisty; and one grandchild.
Survivors: Son, Garland Crain; daughters, Gayla Files and Neycia Boen-Hamilton( Gene); 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Wade Family Funeral Home