George, Cheryl Lynn

Certified Case Manager For UNUM

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Cheryl George
Cheryl George

Cheryl Lynn George, 64, of Hixson, Tennessee, went to be with the Lord early Tuesday morning, April 17, 2018, after a lengthy battle with cancer.

She was a strong woman of great faith and character, and was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

Cheryl was a certified case manager for UNUM. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Gill, father, Fred Gill, in-laws Cecil and Katherine George, and son, Brad Huskey.

Survivors include her husband, Doug George; daughter and son-in-law, Courtney and Brian Garland; grandsons, Bradley, Noah, and Crew Garland; brother, Terryl Greene; sister, Deborah Hester; nieces and nephews, Jessica Towe, Cody Greene, Greg Hester, and Griffin and Porter Towe; aunt, Linda Knight; sister-in-law, Shannon McCulley and family; and special lifelong friend, Shirley Pond.

Special thanks to Memorial North Park 3rd floor staff and doctors and to Hospice of Chattanooga for their loving care of Cheryl. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Sarah Cannon Research Center at in Cheryl’s memory.

The family will receive friends on Monday, April 23, from 6-8 p.m. at Hixson Presbyterian Church.

Arrangements are under the care of the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson.

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