WAYNESVILLE — George Edward Stansbury, 87, went home to be with the Lord on April 12, 2017, in Waynesville at Silver Bluff Village.
He was born on Feb. 22, 1930, in Washington, D.C., to Evelyn Rittue and Norman Stansbury.
George served our country in the United States Army during the Korean War.
Preceding him in death are George’s parents and loving wife, Betty Sue Brown Stansbury.
He is survived by his children, Keith (Erika) Stansbury and Mark (Alison) Stansbury; grandchildren, Brittany, Ashley, Brandon, Christa, Morgen, Samantha and Virginia; great-grandchildren, Gabrielle, Novella, Nahlia and Skylar; and many other loved ones and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday April 22, at Westlawn Gardens of Memory with the Rev. Tim Wolfe officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Purple Heart Homes at P.O. Box 5535, Statesville, NC 28687
Frank Vogler and Sons of Clemmons is honored to serve the Stansbury family. Online condolences may be made at www.frankvoglerandsons.com/.