George Cloyd(1937 - 2014)

George Cloyd, 76, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. Memorial service: 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, at First Presbyterian Church of Fort Worth, followed by a reception. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, please donate to a or the Presbyterian Night Shelter, 2400 Cypress St., Fort Worth, Texas 76102. George was born and raised in Fort Worth. He attended Carter Riverside High School, Arlington State College and the University of Texas at Austin. As a licensed mechanical engineer for over 40 years, George had a career of projects throughout the United States and around the world. He was an avid golfer, volunteer in the community, church elder, friend to all and a true Longhorn fan. George was preceded in death by a sister, Claire Stallcup; and brother, Tom Cloyd. Survivors: Wife of 57 years, Vivian Blackwell Cloyd; daughters, Amy Berg and husband, Tony, and Carol Mancini and husband, Mark; grandchildren, Sydney Mancini and Lauren Mancini; sister-in-law, Margaret Cloyd; brother-in-law, O.M. Stallcup; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Published in Star-Telegram on Jan. 28, 2014