Don Pearson McCallum
1939 — 2021
Don McCallum, 82, of La Feria, Texas died Wednesday afternoon May 12th, in Baytown, Texas from complications from Lewy Body Dementia. Don was born in Denver, Colorado, and lived in Boulder, Colorado until the age of 12, when his family moved to Houston, Texas. At the young age of 17, Don enlisted in the Air Force and served in Japan and Germany as a radio operator / intercept, using morse code. After serving, he returned to Houston and attended the University of Houston, where he graduated with a BA in Philosophy. While in Houston, he met his wife of 59 years, Martha McCallum. In 1971, Don moved his family to La Feria, Texas to farm citrus. Don was an entrepreneur, adventurer and...