(From the obituary)
Rev. Crawford W. Kimble, Sr. was born March 24, 1918 in Elgin, Texas to the late Reverend and Mrs. George W. Kimble. He attended Moore High School in Waco, Texas.
He later attended Prairie View A & M University, Lincoln University School of Journalism, and the Union Baptist Theological Seminary in Houston. He served in World War II as a corporal and clerk in the 115th Trucking Battalion in French North Africa and Rome, Italy, and then went on to become managing editor of the Informer chain of newspapers, the Houston Call, and the Dallas Call newspapers.
Reverend Kimble was 33 years old when he began preaching the gospel, and united with Good Hope Missionary Baptist Church in 1951 . . . .
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