George Castilaw

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, May 31, 2005

Services for George Castilaw, of Brookhaven, were 11 a.m.Tuesday, May 24 at Brookhaven Funeral Home with burial in WellmanBaptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Castilaw, 91, died May 20, 2005, at Countrybrook LivingCenter. He was born in Lincoln County on June 16, 1913, to John D.Castilaw and Ellen Norris Castilaw.

He was retired from Mobil Oil Company. He was a deacon andmember of Victory Baptist Church.

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Preceding him in death were his parents; his brothers, Albert,Buddy, Richard, Tommy, Ernest, Bill and Benny Castilaw; one sister,Fanny Fugler; and a daughter, Alice Faye Castilaw.

Survivors are his wife of 70 years, Willie Cleveland Castilaw,of Brookhaven; his daughters, Mary Ellen Louviere, of Vidor, Texas,Shirley A. White and her husband, Bill, of Port Neches, Texas, andKathy Harris and her husband, Mike, of Vidor; his sons, Charles E.Castilaw and his wife, Linda, George D. Castilaw and his wife,Bonny, and John Paul Castilaw and his wife, Sue, all of Vidor; 20grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and 11great-great-grandchildren.