George Armistead, age 77, of Sharon Grove, Kentucky, and formerly of Lambertville, Michigan, passed away
October 16, 2013, at his home. He was born in Carthage, Tennessee on February 5, 1936; the son of the late
Hurburt and Doris (Crowell) Armistead. George is a veteran of United States Marine Corps
, where he served in the Korean War
and Vietnam War
. He was employed with General Motors
as a heavy equipment mechanic for over 32 years. George was a
member of Masonic Lodge in Samaria, MI.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara Jean Armistead; daughter, Terry Lynn Armistead. George is survived by his wife, Brenda Jean Armistead, of Sharon Grove; sons, George (Pam) Armistead of Temperance, MI, Gordon (Bonnie) of Delta, Ohio; daughter, Teresa (Chris) Marshall of Howell, MI; stepdaughters, Wendy Brooks of Sharon Grove, Kentucky, Rita Witherspoon of Waynesville, MO; brother, Raymond (Dorothy) Armistead of Samaria, MI, sister, Diane (Randy) Shields of Ida, MI, and 9 grandchildren.
Visitation and Masonic
Service will be private. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday, October, 21 at Toledo Memorial Park, Sylvania, Ohio. H. H. Birkenkamp Funeral Home, 3219 Tremainsville, 419-473-1301 assisted George's family with arrangements.