Fred "Mike" Michael George
March 29, 1956 - February 27, 2018
Fred Michael “Mike” George, age 61, of Pascagoula passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 at this residence. He was born March 29, 1956 in Pascagoula and has been a lifelong resident of this area. Mike graduated in 1974 from Moss Point High School and was a United States Navy Veteran.
He was a welder by trade with a number of local Shipbuilding Industries. Mike enjoyed painting, sketching, playing pool, bowling, darts, and spending time with his family and friends. He was of the Methodist faith. Mike was a dedicated donor to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital since 1995.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Tillman and Carlene George. Mike is survived by his two daughters and one son, Michelle McIlwain (Ben), Richton, MS; Chris George (Kimberly), Pascagoula; Natasha Wilson (Mark), Hurley; brother, Darren Gregory George (Ramona), Macon, GA; five grandchildren, Madison, Chas and Ainsley McIlwain; Carter and Eden Wilson.
Visitation will be Sunday, March 4, 2018, 3:00-5:00pm, at O’Bryant-O’Keefe Funeral Home in Pascagoula. Funeral service will follow at 5:00pm in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Eugene Eubanks officiating.
Burial will be at Machpelah Cemetery in Pascagoula and privately held with family at a later day.
In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
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