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Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016

Eleanor George

Monday, December 8, 2003

SIKESTON - Eleanora Lee Minich George, 86, died Dec. 6, 2003, at the Clearview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sikeston.

Born Aug. 6, 1917, in Morehouse, daughter of the late Amos Seth and Beatta Fry Minich, she was a member of the First United Methodist Church and a retired bookkeeper from Sharp Buick and Mitchell Sharp Chevrolet.

On March 15, 1937, she married William L. "Barney" George who preceded her in death on April 10, 1995.

Survivors include: two daughters, Beverly Holden and Nancy Byrd of Sikeston; three grandchildren, Scott LaValle of Los Angeles, Calif., Tory Dickey of Denton, Texas, and Nancy Holden of St. Louis; one great-granddaughter, Meredith Dickey of Denton; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Ponder Funeral Home where services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Harry Sharp will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery.