Services Saturday at BPC for Sociology Professor C.A. George

The Brewton-Parker College family mourns the passing of Dr. C.A. George, Professor of Sociology at Brewton-Parker College since 1985.

George died Saturday morning, Oct. 11, in the St. Joseph's/Candler Hospital of Savannah after a brief illness.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Oct. 18, at 1:30 p.m. in Saliba Chapel at Brewton-Parker.

"Dr. George was a valued member of the faculty who will be missed by all who knew, worked with and studied under his instruction," said Dr. Ron Melton, Provost at Brewton-Parker. "He was committed to Brewton-Parker College, and he made many significant contributions during his tenure. His legacy will endure through the many students he taught, and through his family."

George was a native of India, residing in Vidalia area for the past 18 years while teaching at Brewton-Parker.

He is survived by his wife, Dr. Mariam George, Professor of Biology at Brewton-Parker; two daughters, Dr. Bagie George and Cigie George; and one son, Agie George.

Ronnie L. Stewart Family Funeral Service of Vidalia is in charge of funeral arrangements. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 until 8 at the funeral home, 1722 Mount Vernon Road in Vidalia.

Interment will follow the service in the Pinecrest Cemetery in Vidalia.

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