Saturday, June 05, 2010

Close to history

After my father-in-law's funeral Wednesday, the limo driver pointed out that he is buried less than 50 feet from J.D. Tippit. I walked over and looked at the officer's grave marker.

Everyone in Texas probably recalls who Officer Tippit was, but in case you don't, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._D._Tippit

It's rather strange to see a grave with that same date...

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