Dallas Morning News > August 8, 1969 > Ex-Legislator, Lon Alsup, dies
San Antonio- Lon Alsup, 71, former executive director of the State Commission for the blind, died Thursday. Alsup, blind since birth, resigned from the Texas House of Representatives in 1942 to take the state job. He retired in 1966. Survivors include his wife, who lives in Austin, and a daughter, Mrs. Juanita Krause of San Antonio. Services will be in Austin.