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Sam George, Jr

February 8, 2011 by Randy Keck

Sunday, March 17, 1929
Friday, February 4, 2011
Friday, February 18, 2011 - 5:30pm
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, March 3

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats JV at Waxahachie JV Tournament at Waxahachie Country Club.

  • Aledo Bearcats at Crowley, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Crowley at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Wednesday, March 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity Orange at Glen Rose Invitational at Squaw Valley Golf Course Links Course.

Thursday, March 5

  • Aledo Ladycats JV at Brewer Tournament, Time TBA

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at A&M Consolidated Tournament, College Station, Time TBA

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Southwest and Arlington Heights Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Weatherford Tournament, Times TBA.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Boswell
    Aledo Middle School at Stephenville

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Brock at Brock High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, March 6

  • Aledo Varsity at Chisholm Trail Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at Bearcat Brawl at Split Rail Links and Golf Club.

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *Senior Night & District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, March 9

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

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