George H. Ambrose (1933 - 2019)

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Effingham Chapel - Rincon
2460 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA
Sunday, Sep. 22, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Effingham Chapel - Rincon
2460 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA 31326
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Funeral service
Monday, Sep. 23, 2019
11:00 AM
Effingham Chapel - Rincon
2460 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA 31326
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RINCON - George H. Ambrose, 86, passed away, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at his residence.
George was born Feb. 2, 1933, in Effingham County, served in the National Guard and retired from Union Camp. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, woodworking and spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Laurie Eve Ambrose and Carrie Mae Graham Ambrose; and his wife of 60 years, Ruth Ambrose.
He is survived by his three children, Wanda (Mark) Hinely of Newington, Cindy (Keith) Zipperer of Rincon and Darnell Ambrose of Charleston, S.C.; four grandchildren, Jennifer (Leigh) Hinely of Charleston, S.C., Jason (Jincy) Hinely of Springfield, Mandy (Chris) Coleman of Hahira, and Clinton (Lauren) Hinely of Pooler; his three great-grandchildren, Jace and Jett Hinely of Springfield, and Claire Coleman of Hahira; siblings, Dick (Sudelle) Ambrose, Gussie Nease and Ruth Seckinger, all of Rincon; sisters-in-law, Mary Lee Ambrose and Myrtle Ambrose, both of Rincon; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A special thanks to Dr. Joseph Ratchford and his staff, and George's caregivers, Brenda Denmark and Pam Ryals.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in the Effingham Chapel of Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home. Interment followed in Effingham Memorial Gardens.
Remembrances may be given to the American Red Cross,
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home Effingham Chapel (912)754-6421
Published in Effingham Herald from Sept. 25 to Oct. 2, 2019
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