Relatives and friends are advised of the passing of Alden Wilmot George Jr. (Junie) on Jan. 26, 2021, in Orlando, Fla.
He was a Vietnam veteran and paratrooper who serve his country with honor.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Aaron (Chino) and Kareem (Squeezie) George; parents, Wilmot and Constancia (Era) George; brothers, Enrique and Dale George; and sisters, Sandra George Faulkner and Rona Mae George-Freeman.
He was survived by sons, Hassen (his caregiver), Paul, Michael and Alden George Jr.; daughters, Abigail and Monique George; grandchildren, Keith Mercer, Kareem Mercer, Nikiha Mercer, Nia Mercer, Dante George, Ajani, Azisa George, Shanique, Paul Jr., Thishell George and Lenando Dewinth, Aziza, Kiziah and Jahzara George, and K’Zariah George; sisters, Ora George-Williams, Gretel and Gaynelle George, Hariette George-Williams (all of N.Y.), and Alecia Illis and Diana George-Wilkes (St. Thomas; brothers, Noris George (Co); Franklyn George (Wash.) and sister-in-law Carol George (Md.); one aunt, Cynthelia George-Turnbull.
He was also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and "special thanks" to Shamara Joseph as caretaker.
The first viewing will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. The second viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, at Blyden Memorial Chapel with services to follow immediately after at 10 a.m.