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George Carlton Askew

November 7, 1941 ~ December 1, 2019 (age 78)

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George Carlton Askew, 78 of Gainesville passed away Sunday, December 1, 2019 at his residence. 

Born in Birmingham, AL, Mr. Askew was the son of the late James Hardy and Lola Louise Herrington Askew.  He was retired as an administrative officer with the Georgia Department of Transportation. 

Survivors include his wife, Brenda Askew; sons, George Carlton Askew, Jr. (Tammy) and James Askew (Kellie); grandchildren, Jennifer Cantor, Kimberly Askew, Dillon Askew, and Justin Askew; great grandchildren, Reese and Margo Cantor.

Graveside services will be held 1:00 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Hillcrest Abbey East Cemetery, 1600 Wheaton St, Savannah, GA 31404. The family will receive friends at Little & Davenport Funeral Home on Tuesday December 3, 2019 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

A special “Thanks” to Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center for their care and compassion. 

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Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, SW, Gainesville, Ga. 30501 is in charge of arrangements.

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December 3, 2019

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory
355 Dawsonville Hwy SW
Gainesville, GA 30501

Graveside Service
December 5, 2019

1:00 PM
Wheaton St (Hillcrest Abbey East Cemetery, Savannah)

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