Mr. George L. Page, 81, passed away Aug. 20, 2014, in Sebring, Fla.
Mr. Page was born in Shady Grove, Fla., on July 3, 1933, and he remained a lifetime resident of Taylor County, Fla.
He was a dragline operator for CF Industries for 25 years, and a U.S. Army Korean War veteran.
Mr. Page was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Frances Shiver Page; son, Thomas Jackson Page; brother, Melvin Page.
He is survived by his sons, Henry Finis Page and wife Jan, Perry, Fla., Ira Page and wife, Christy, Wauchula, Fla.; daughter, Mary Iris Thigpen and husband Darryl, Perry, Fla.; grandchildren, Jonathon Page, Ashley Roberts, Jordan Woods, Katie Porter, and Lauren Page; nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation is 3-5 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at Joe P. Burns Funeral Home, 1400 N. Johnson-Strippling Road, Perry, Fla.
Funeral service is 5 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Hancock Funeral Home, Fort Meade, is in charge of arrangements.