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Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home
Thursday September 8th, 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Graveside Service

Fairfield Cemetery
Friday September 9th, 2022

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Lorene George

   Lorene George, 95, of Richmond, passed away on Sunday, September 4, at Rosebud Village.

   She was born in Laurel County, Kentucky on January 23, 1927 to George Berton “Bert” & Mayme Maude Dezarn Garland. She married Carmon Edward George on November 25, 1944. They were blessed with 54 years together until his death on March 6, 1999.

   Lorene was devoted to her family and was a faithful member of Freedom Baptist Church.  

   Lorene will be missed by her daughters, Sharon Sittloh, Rita Hornaday & husband, Jim, Sheila George; sons, Jim George & wife, Diana, and Lindon George; six grandchildren and several great grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and nieces & nephews.

   Lorene was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter, Carolyn George; son, Barry Glen George; grandson, Matthew Sittloh; sister, Alene Young and brothers Orville and Odell Garland.

   Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, September 8 at the Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. 

    A graveside service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, September 9 in Fairfield Cemetery near Greens Fork.

   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are encouraged for Freedom Missionary Baptist Church, 794 South Round Barn Road, Richmond, IN 47374.


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Sharon, I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. I remember all the good times we had growing up, she was a blessing and a wonderful person that we'll all miss. Cherish the memories.

Charlene Frame Sep 6 2022 8:34 AM

I'm so sorry for you guys just lost my prayers are with you guys all dancing in the skies now

Colena Barnard Sep 5 2022 9:56 PM

Lindon, Bill and I are so sorry for the loss of your Mother. How appropriate she be laid to rest on your birthday. Of 7 children you and only you will have this day to truly call your own to be shared forever.

Bill & Connie Smith Sep 5 2022 7:10 PM

It was such a blessing to have met her last summer. What a sweet lady! Love and sympathy to your family! Prayers for comfort and peace🙏🏻

Rhonda Marsh Sep 5 2022 6:51 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lorene George

Pamela Roman Sep 5 2022 5:27 PM

Love to you all

Glenda Ausmus Sep 5 2022 4:23 PM

So sorry for your loss❤️ She and mother are walking on streets of gold.

Dale and Janis Wilson Sep 5 2022 3:54 PM

Sharon and Lindon, so sorry for your loss!

Peggy and Terry anderson Sep 5 2022 3:29 PM