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George Scott Williams

Published: 02/20/2014

George Scott Williams, age 85, of Newport, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2014.

He was a veteran of World War II having served in the United States Army and was a member of the American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his parents Gar and Glenna Blazer Williams.

He is survived by his wife Wilma Rae Williams of Newport, sons Donald (Kathy) Williams of Sevierville and Hershell (Teresa) Williams of Newport; brother Lloyd Williams of Virginia; grandchildren Josh Williams, Chris (Jen) Williams, and Tracy Cody; great-grandchildren Austin and Ethan Ledford, Austin and Aiden Williams, and Angel Franchak; special niece and caregiver Missy Bullington. The family would like to say a special “Thank you” to Newport Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on February 18, 2014, in Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Hudson Chesteen officiating.

Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 19, 2014, in Union Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5:00—7:00 p.m. Tuesday at Manes Funeral Home prior to the funeral service.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge
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