Obit: George Floyd

Obit: George Floyd

April 25th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

George Washington Floyd, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2013. He was 83 years old.George was born in Jasper and has been a longtime resident of the Chattanooga area. George worked with TVA and retired from the maintenance department for Baylor School.He was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Cline Floyd; his children, Shirley Jean Floyd Babbs, Jimmy S. McGowan and Annette DeVito.George is survived by his daughter, Vicki Mercer and husband, Brooks, of Hixson; sons, E. John Floyd and Danny "Lefty" Floyd, both of Chattanooga and Joseph N. Floyd, of Fort Oglethorpe; 10 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today and 11 to 1 p.m. on Friday at the North Chapel.Services for George will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday at the North Chapel with Richard Floyd conducting the service. Burial will follow in Harrison Cemetery.Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson.