Lee Dillard Crook, 94, passed away on Friday, December 30,2022 at his home in Granbury. He was born on October 8,1928 in Godley, Texas to Lee Frank and Rose Marie Dillard Crook.
Mr. Crook, self-employed and owner of a building and construction company was a member of Fairview Baptist Church in Granbury in which he built. He also built the Granbury Library, was responsible for the building of many businesses in Granbury including the first clock tower on the Granbury Courthouse and Square, the First Baptist Church of Granbury, Martins Funeral Home in Granbury as well as different schools and churches in Fort Worth. He also helped build home without any cost to the families in the Philippines. Mr. Crook was a very loving and caring individual, and he loved his grandkids dearly.
He is survived by his wife, Purita So Crook and her children, Sean Dionson and Jean Barry; grandchildren, Michael Lee Endsley, Simeon Barry, Anna Barry, and Elizabeth Barry and by one daughter, Susan Crook Bird, and her husband Tommy Bird.
Visitation will be from 10am to 11am on Saturday, January 7,2023 at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury with Graveside Services following at 11:30AM. at Cresson Cemetery in Cresson, TX.
Mr. Crook was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Marjorie Lambert Crook, a son, Dillard Glenn Crook, a daughter Ann Crook Pace; two brothers, Jimmy Crook, and Corp. Boyd Frank Crook, and by two sisters, Christine Ince and Elizabeth Carlson.
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