Melvin Edison George

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Melvin Edison "Gene" George, 79, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at NHC Lewisburg.

Mr. George was a native of Giles County, and he was the son of the late Edgar and Wilma Roberts George. He retired as a Press Room Supervisor at Heil Quaker and was a member of the Westvue Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Stacey George; two sons, Gerry George and Melvin "Junior" George; and a grandson, Todd McElhaney.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy Geneva Bartlett George of Lewisburg; two daughters, Connie (Dale) Wiser and Donna (Max) McElhaney, both of Lewisburg; two sisters, Virginia Corbin and Evelyn Clift, both of Lewisburg; and a brother, Fred George of Lewisburg. Four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, Sept. 30, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.

London Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.