John Lakeman Furneaux, Jr.
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Editor Found Shot to Death

HOUSTON, Texas (AP) - John L. Furneaux, Jr., 55, editor of the Houston Chronicle's "Your Home" section, was found dead at his home Thursday.
Investigators said Mr. Furneaux had been shot in the chest and that a .22 pistol was near the body.
Mr. Furneaux formerly was editor of the Chronicle's "Texas" Magazine. He joined the Chronicle staff in 1946 after moving here from Dallas.
Survivors include the widow and a daughter.
Funeral service will be held Friday. Burial will be in Dallas.

The Dallas Morning News - March 23, 1962
Submitted by Edward Lynn Williams

 


JOHN L. FURNEAUX JR
OCT 20, 1906
MAR 22, 1962

Furneaux Cemetery, Carrollton, Denton Co., Texas
 

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