Mr. George Houston Means
SPARTANBURG, SC-- Mr. George Houston Means was born on September 26, 1923, to the late Mr. Jolie Means and the late Mrs. Mary Means. Mr. Means peacefully entered into eternal rest on Tuesday evening, November 27, 2012, at his home.
Mr. Means was a faithful member of the Community Baptist Church where he served as the Chairman of the Deacon's Ministry. He was a member of the Risen Star Lodge #1 of Spartanburg, SC. He retired from IMC after many years of dedicated service.
Mr. Means was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Means; and a son, Mr. Stevie Means. He was the last survivor out of seven sisters and three brothers.
Survivors include one daughter, Ms. Wyandel Means of Spartanburg, SC; eight sons, Mr. Robert (Chris) Williams of Spartanburg, SC, Mr. James (Lillie) Williams of Spartanburg, SC, Mr. George Odell of Spartanburg, SC, Mr. Eric Allen (Toni) Means of Phoenix, AZ, Mr. Marvin Means of Spartanburg, SC, Mr. Darnell Means of Spartanburg, SC, Mr. Jeri (Corchanda) Means of Boiling Springs, SC, and Mr. Terry Means of Spartanburg, SC; 22 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and a host of other relatives and friends.
The family is at his home, 171 Sims Chapel Road, Spartanburg, SC.
J. W. Woodward