George Lee Snelling Jr.
1960 - 2020
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GALESBURG - George Lee Snelling Jr., 59, Galesburg, died at 3:19 a.m. Thursday, June 25, 2020, at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.

He was born Aug. 23, 1960, in Jacksonville, Florida, the son of George and Ann (Ellis) Snelling Sr. He married Angie Dickerson on Sept. 15, 2018, in Galesburg.

He is survived by his wife, Angie; mother, Ann Snelling of Gary, Indiana; daughter, Ebonee Dickerson (Justin Morris) of Galesburg; brothers, Larry Snelling and Broderick (Sherry Ann) Snelling, both of Chicago, Kenneth (Melanie) Snelling of Indiana, Russell Ellison of Indianapolis and Phillip Snelling and Ronnie Snelling, both of Chicago; sisters, Jasmine, Tamelca, Patricia and Latasha Snelling; granddaughter, Nataley Morris; godson, Kahil Coleman; and goddaughter, Bella Coleman. Also surviving are Earl, Travis, Big Mike and Rob.

He was preceded in death by his father and brother, Turevo Snelling.

George was employed at Mid-State Manufacturing in Galesburg. He loved music, playing pool, card playing and dancing.

Visitation will be 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, July 3, 2020, at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Home and Cremation Services Galesburg Chapel. Funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. with Rev. Robert Brown officiating. Due to social distancing limitations related to the COVID-19 pandemic, seating will be limited and face masks will be required. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family. Following the service, friends and family are welcome to continue fellowship at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church Galesburg. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.

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Published in The Register-Mail on Jun. 30, 2020.
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To the families of George Lee Snelling Jr. You have my utmost Sympathy and Condolences May God Bless you all. So sorry for your loss. ❤
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