Claudette Webb George

Published 4:00 pm Friday, June 4, 2021

Funeral service for Mrs. Claudette Webb George will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 8, 2021, with a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Brookhaven and interment in Riverwood Memorial Park following. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until the time of service in the church.

Mrs. George, 88, of Brookhaven, was greeted by her beloved husband in heaven on June 3, 2021. She was born the youngest of 4 children on March 3, 1933, to World War I Veteran Charles Carey Webb and her French mother, Reine Louise George Webb. She was a beautiful red-haired southern lady with a deeply spiritual soul who lit up a room with her smile. She enjoyed a variety of colorful things in life. From arts and crafts and restoring antiques, to looking through old photographs, to singing along to her favorite music and singing lullabies while rocking her grandchildren, every part of Mrs. George’s life was filled with an abundance of appreciation and gratefulness. She also took great pleasure in the beauty of flowers, birds, and all nature, she cared deeply for her pets and passionately for her family. Reading God’s Word daily and growing spiritually was top priority in her life. She never met a stranger and was bold and lively in sharing her love for Jesus. She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Mrs. George will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, William A. George; her parents; brothers, James Webb and Charles Webb; and sister, Eugenia Klotz.

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Those left to cherish her love and memory are her sons, Billy George and Michael George (Sue); daughters, Mary Catherine George, Rosanne Malone, and Angie Smith (Darren); seven grandchildren, Jennifer Nixon, Wesley George, Kristine George, Brandon Malone, Frances Ricks, Joshua Smith and Christopher Smith; nine great-grandchildren, Blakelynn, Brie, Buck, Brayleigh, Briar, Vidalia, Charlotte, Conner and Eric. She is also survived by nieces and nephews who she loved dearly, other loving family members and friends.

The family wishes to thank all her caregivers for the many years of loving care. Memorials may be made to Hospice Ministries, 397 Brookhaven Street, Brookhaven MS 39601 or St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 227 E Cherokee Street, Brookhaven, MS 39601

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