CLAIBORNE George E., 83 of Boston, October 15, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Margaret Elizabeth Claiborne. Loving father of James M. (Catharine) Claiborne, Wilbert (Duke) Claiborne, Thelma Dianne Claiborne, Gloria Folks and Rachel Allen. Dear grandfather of Beau, Jaka and Bem Claiborne, Marini Allen, Janean Nesbitt, Amanda Dupont, Joe Folks, Jr., Charles Folks, Robert Allen, III, Shawn Taylor, Kitina Powell; great-grandchildren, Malia, Nyah, Teah, Isaiah and Xavier Claiborne. He is also survived by his siblings Rev. Harmon (Thelma) Claiborne, Mary (Jesse) McKinnon, Fannie Trusty, sister-in-law Constance Claiborne, along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members and friends. Visitation Thursday, 10AM at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 1082 Blue Hill Ave., Dorchester, MA. Homegoing celebration to follow at 11AM. Interment Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, MA. To Post a sympathy message please visit www.DavisofBoston.com.
Published in Boston Herald on Oct. 20, 2015