Obituary: Josephine Ellen George

August 18, 1920 – August 1, 2020

Josephine Ellen George, 99, of Williams, died at 10:20 p.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2020, at the Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born August 18, 1920, in Martin County, IN, she was the daughter of Ira and Melinda Ellen (McCall) Webster. She married Louie D. George on June 6, 1936, and he preceded her in death on January 15, 2003. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Williams and had been a member of the Williams Homemakers Club for over 50 years. She worked three years at the Williams School in the cafeteria.

Survivors include one grandson, Michael Grissom, and his wife Jane of Bedford; three great-grandchildren Joey Hicksand his wife Kim of Bedford, Amanda Green, and her husband Chris of Bedford, and John Grissom of Bedford; two great-great-grandchildren Gavin Green and Addie Hicks.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her daughter, Patty Grissom, a granddaughter, Vicky Hicks, five sisters, and five brothers.

Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5th at Cresthaven Memory Gardens with Rev. Tom East officiating. Burial will follow.

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