Obit: George Irwin

Obit: George Irwin

February 13th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

George E. Irwin, 87, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2013.He was formerly employed by DuPont for 39 years. He was a deacon and a lifetime member of the Soddy Church of Christ. He was a WWII Army veteran.He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Bobbie Lou Irwin; his parents, Myrtle Caldwell and Jake Irwin; and parents-in-law, James and Edith Lovelady; daughters, Loucretta Ann Irwin, and Deborah Kay Taylor; brother, Thomas Irwin.Survivors include his daughter, Janice (Sam) Kennedy, of Chattanooga; grandchildren, Sherry (Scott) Holt Mast, of Nashville; Kristi Taylor Bumpus, of Jasper, Aaron Taylor, of Chattanooga; great-grandchildren, Jack and Sam Mast, Payne and Ryan Bumpus; sister-in-law, Jimmie Irwin; several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Thursday with military honors at Chattanooga Memorial Park with Minister Bill Greer officiating. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.