George Wayne Storey, 81
OKEECHOBEE - George Wayne Storey died November 5, 2021. He was born January 31, 1940 in Cleveland, Ohio to Robert and Grace (Sarsfield) Storey. He proudly served our country in the United States Navy and retired after 20 years of service.
Mr. Storey was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, John "Jack" W. Storey.
He is survived by his wife of seven years, Phyllis Storey; sons, Jimi Storey, Howard "Sport" Pickering, Kenneth Pickering, and James Pickering; grandchildren, Jason Pickering, Candice Pickering, Joshua Pickering, Dalton Pickering, Emily Meigs, Lucas Storey, Townsend Storey, and Jackson Storey; great grandchildren, Michael Pickering, Austin Pickering, Lucas Pickering, McKenzee Pickering, Easton Meigs, and Stella Meigs; siblings, Mark Storey, Roy Storey, Shirley Cole, and Cassandra Hager.
Inurnment of cremains will be 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at South Florida National Cemetery.
Those wishing to leave a message of condolence may sign the register book at, www.OkeechobeeFuneralHome.com
All arrangements are entrusted to the direction and care of the Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home, 400 North Parrott Avenue, Okeechobee, Florida, 34972.
Published by Lake Okeechobee News and SouthCentralLife.com on Nov. 10, 2021.