George Richard Seddon Sr.(1932 - 2014)

George Richard Seddon, Sr. age 81 passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Seddon was born on July 11, 1932 in Whitt, Ill., to John and Easter Seddon. He served with the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. While stationed at Eglin Air Force Base he met his wife of 62 years, Barbara. He graduated from Florida State University with a BS in accounting and was a C.P.A. in the Tallahassee area until his retirement in 1994. After retirement his wife and he moved to Holmes County and became active members at Carmel Assembly of God. "Mr. George" substituted at Poplar Springs High School where he delighted in teaching and interacting with the students.
He was preceded in death by his son, George Richard Seddon, Jr. in May, 2012.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara and his three daughters and son-in-laws, Anita and David Rhoads, Anderson, SC, Susan and Matt McIntosh and Amy and Terrell Miller, Graceville; daughter-in-law, LaVonda Seddon, Calhoun, Ga.; ten grandchildren, Candace Owens, Sarah Bolt, Seth Gay, Emily Walker, Megan Seddon, Austin Miller, George Seddon III, Kelli McIntosh, Eli Miller and Brooke McIntosh; and eight great grandchildren.
Memorialization was by cremation with Sims Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. A celebration of his life was held at Carmel Assembly of God, Bonifay, Saturday July 12th.

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Sims Funeral Home
201 West Pennsylvania Avenue Bonifay, FL 32425
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Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on July 23, 2014