Austin, Texas, Texas
1930 — 2023
On January 9, 2023, long time McAllen, TX resident Jack E. Cawood passed away peacefully in Austin, TX where he had moved to be closer to family. Jack Cawood was born in Harlan, KY to William W. Cawood and Genevieve Milsap Cawood on February 21, 1930. At the age of 13 Jack and his mother moved to McAllen, TX where his mother had family. During WW II Jack became active in the Civil Air Patrol, flying over the Gulf of Mexico in search of German U-boats. Jack was an active youth, hunting and fishing throughout the Valley, lifeguarding at Cascade Municipal Pool and an active Boy Scout. He attended and graduated McAllen High School in 1948 going on to graduate from the University of Texas...