Return to Obituaries |   Click here to email condolences to the family

In Memory of
George David Vernon
January 27, 1945 - May 6, 2018

Visitation:
Thursday, May 10th from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home

Service:
Thursday, May 10th 12 Noon at Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home

Interment:
Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens

George David Vernon died unexpectedly on May 6, 2018 on the farm that he loved. David was born in Tazewell County, Virginia and moved to Centerburg with his parents in 1947. He graduated from Centerburg High School and was a farmer until his death. He was interested in his family farming history from his grandparents in Virginia. During his farming years he also worked at Ranco, Inc. and spent several years as caregivers for his aunts and parents. David was preceded in death by his parents, George & Virginia Vernon and his sister, Wanda. He is survived by his brother, John (Cheryl) Vernon and sister, Ruby Roberts; nephews, Eric and Brett Roberts. David loved visiting with friends and people he had never met. He was friendly, happy and interested in the world and his surroundings. He will be missed for his caring for others and his endless repertoire of jokes. Services will be held at 12 noon, Thursday, May 10, with visitation from 10 a.m. until time of the service at JOHNSON-MELICK-MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 49 W. Church St., Centerburg with Pastor Ryan Skelton officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Condolences

Kathy Feeley (Gordon)

May 9, 2018

So sorry for your loss. Dave was always a friendly face and will be missed!

 

Vic & Karla Butts MacTavish

May 9, 2018