Gene Crowell Jr, 75, of Lucas, Texas, passed away on July 26th, 2022, in Faith Presbyterian Hospice in Dallas. Visitation will be held at Merit Memorial Funeral & Cremation Care at 12801 N Stemmons Fwy, #803, Farmers Branch, Texas 75234 on Saturday, July 30th from 11am to 2pm. Graveside Ceremony and Burial will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park, 2525 Central Expy N a, Allen, TX 75013. Gene was born in New York to Virginia Quinones and Gene M. Crowell on April 28th, 1947. The family moved to Orange County, California when he was 2 years old. In 2017, Gene and his wife Lily moved to Lucas, Texas. Gene loves classic American cars and enjoyed working or restoring classic cars in his spare time. Gene is survived by his family: Lily (wife), John (brother), Myrene (Sister-in-law), Rose (Niece), Jason and David (Nephews), Melinda (stepdaughter) and their families.