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Sam George, Jr

February 8, 2011 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Sunday, March 17, 1929
Died: 
Friday, February 4, 2011
Funeral: 
Friday, February 18, 2011 - 17:30
Location: 
South Main Church of Christ, 133 College Avenue in Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Sam George, Jr., 81, passed away Friday, February 4, 2011 in Weatherford. Mr. George had been a resident of Parker County for 58 years.

Sam was born in Rotan, on March 17, 1929. He was a graduate of North Texas State University in Denton, where he received a degree in Industrial Arts. Mr. George worked as a machinist and teacher during his lifetime. After obtaining a degree, Sam served his country in the Unites States Army. He was a member of South Main Church of Christ.

Throughout his life, Sam loved traveling all over the world. He enjoyed reading, flying, horses, guns and building. Sam entertained his family by playing the fiddle. Mr. George loved to visit people and tell of his travels and various hobbies.

Sam George, Jr. is survived by two sisters, Anne George Voelkle of Woodville and Star George Lee of Jasper; niece, Johnnie Voelkle Grissom and her husband, Larry Grissom of Spurger; great nephew, John Grissom of Spurger; and a great niece, Hannah Grissom of Spurger.

A “Gathering of Family and Friends” will be 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 18 at South Main Church of Christ, 133 College Avenue in Weatherford.

The family of Sam George, Jr. would like to thank the excellent staff of Weatherford Regional Medical Center for all of the care given to the entire family. The family would also like thank Tommy Cain for being there. Bless You!

Services are in care of

White's Funeral Home

Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, September 23

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Granbury Acton MS at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Crowley;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 24

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Aledo Meet McAnally, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 25

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Lakeland Academy, 4:30 p.m. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Joshua at Aledo, 7th Gym 1 & 8th MPC;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, September 26

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Granbury Girls Tournament, Harbor Lakes through Sept. 27

  • AHS vs. Joshua at Aledo;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH vs. St. Paul's Lutheran at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m. *District Game

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Rockwall Christian at Aledo Middle School, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 27

  • AHS JV at Chisholm Trail JV Tournament, times TBA

Monday, September 29

  • Sept. 29 or Oct. 2, Aledo Middle School vs. Alvarado at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

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