Jesse Lee Croxdale
1922 - 2014
Jesse Lee Croxdale, 91, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in the presence of the Lord and his loving family.
p.m. Saturday in
Chief Croxdale was born Oct. 4, 1922, to Claude and Cynthia Croxdale in
He served in the
Army Air Corps during World War II as a military police officer. He was in the
He returned to
He was a nationally decorated police officer, having worked for the Fort Worth Police Department, Tarrant County Sheriff's Office and finished his law enforcement career as the chief of police for Westover Hills for 19 years.
He was a 32nd degree Mason.
Survivors: Loving wife, Christene; sons, Gary and wife, Ann, Jack and Cindy; grandchildren, Brittany, Amber and Toby; daughter, Alice; and sister, Minnie Alice Suo.
Published in Star-Telegram on Apr. 24, 2014