Paul E. McCracken
August 30, 2017
Paul E. McCracken, 93, of Farson, passed away Aug. 25, 2017. He was a pioneering resident of Farson for 59 years. McCracken died following a lengthy illness.
He was born on March 24, 1924, in Cuba, Kan., the son of John E. McCracken and Mabel L. Kinney McCracken.
McCracken attended schools in Greenville, Iowa and Paton, Iowa and was a graduate of the Paton High School with the class of 1941. He attended William Penn College in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
He served in the United States Army during World War II as a private, first class. He wanted to continue to serve his country and did that as...