Posted: Tue 7:10 AM, May 14, 2019
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home
Bobby Edward George, 82, of Hurricane, WV, formerly of Mineral Wells, passed away May 11, 2019 at his residence.
He was born October 22, 1936 in Belleville, a son of the late L. Doral and Dortha (Tennant) George.
Mr. George retired from A. B. Chance and also worked for Bosley Rental in Parkersburg. He was a member of the Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church in Mineral Wells. Bobby was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping.
Surviving is his loving wife of over 61 years, Lillian C. (Bargeloh) George, three children: Tony George (Tammy Chapman) of Hurricane, Ellen Bowie (Keith) of Hurricane and Angela Sansom (Jerry) of Sod, WV, sister Beatrice Parsons of Parkersburg, five grandchildren: Timothy, Brittany and John Bowie and Jessica and Jeremy Sansom, several nieces and nephews which include Terry Lemon and Linda Moss and friend Patsy Kerns.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son Roger Todd George; sisters, Freda Townsend, Hyla Hupp, Gladys Stewart, Eleanor Dilly and infant Betty George.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church in Mineral Wells with Reverends Steve Gedon and Ellis Conley officiating. Interment will follow at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg and one hour prior to services at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church 63 Turkey Foot Road Mineral Wells, WV 26150 or The Forrest Burdette Memorial United Methodist Church 2848 Putnam Ave. Hurricane, 25526.
Online guests may send condolences to the family by visiting www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.