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Joseph Harry Cloud

Male 1917 - 2009  (92 years)


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  • Name Joseph Harry Cloud 
    Nickname Joe 
    Born Jun 22, 1917  Grapevine, Tarrant county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Sep 05, 2009  Fort Worth, Tarrant county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Greenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Tarrant county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Obituary:
      Joe H. Cloud, 92, passed away Saturday, Sept. 5, 2009, at home after a long illness.
      Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Thursday in Greenwood Chapel. Interment: Greenwood Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Greenwood Funeral Home.
      Joe was born June 22, 1917, in Shady Grove to Harry and Hattie Cloud. He received most of his schooling in Fort Worth and Smithfield. He met and married Lois Dobbs in Crowder, Okla. They had one son, Bobby Joe Cloud (now deceased), and moved back to Fort Worth when he was 6 weeks old. Joe went to work for Harry Fortune Plumbing and Blanke Mechanical. Later he and his wife opened Joe H. Cloud and Son Mechanical Contractors on May 1, 1950, and remained in business for 53 years. Their son joined the business when he finished college and two years of military service.
      Joe proudly served in the Navy Seabees, going to England on the Queen Elizabeth and then going to Omaha Beach for the D-Day invasion in World War II. His ship hit a mine as they were preparing to land and blew off half of the ship he was on. He came to under the water and he was picked up by a hospital ship and taken back to England where he was hospitalized three months, then to Virginia for three months hospitalization and then to Corpus Christi for rehab for six months. He then went back to active duty in Rhode Island for one month and then to Guam where he was discharged on the point system Dec. 21, 1945.
      Survivors: Wife of 71 years, Lois Cloud; cousins, Margie McGee and husband, Jimmy, and Aileen Brestow and husband, A.J., of Oklahoma; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Steve and Peggy Erhlik; and many wonderful friends and neighbors.
      The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Sept. 9, 2009
    Person ID I210376  mykindred
    Last Modified Mar 09, 2019 

    Father Harry Walker Cloud,   b. May 02, 1896, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 22, 1928, Fort Worth, Tarrant county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Mother Hattie Ella Hawkins,   b. Sep 17, 1901, San Saba county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1987, Muskogee, Muskogee county, Indian Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Family ID F71427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lois Wanda Dobbs,   b. Apr 17, 1920, Crowder, Pittsburg county, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 31, 2009, Fort Worth, Tarrant county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Jun 20, 1938  Sebastian county, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Bobby Joe Cloud,   b. Jun 03, 1939, Crowder, Pittsburg county, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 29, 2003, River Oaks, Tarrant county, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Family ID F71426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart