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Flossie George

Flossie George, 79, died on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at Lane County Hospital in Dighton.  She was born on September 11, 1941 at Eminence, Missouri the daughter of Ivan Lee & Flossie (Hall) Phillips.  She married Jerry H. George on April 4, 1964 at Eminence, Missouri.


Flossie attended schools in Eminence and moved to St Louis to work in a factory.  After her marriage she moved to the family farm near Ellington, Missouri where she raised her family and later worked at the Paramount Cap Factory and a local diner.  In 1988 they moved to Salt Lake City, Utah for 5 years where she worked at the Flying J Truck Stop.  They moved to Kearney, Nebraska for 23 years where she worked at the Buckle Store and moved to Gove 4 years ago.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Kearney, Nebraska and enjoyed cooking, crocheting, Elvis Presley music and attending her Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren’s activities.


She is survived by her husband Jerry George, 3 Sons- Jeffrey W. (Elaine) George of Eureka, Missouri, John D. (Tricia) George of Ellington, Missouri & Jerry H. (Kim) George, Jr. of Dighton, Brother- Glen (Donna) Phillips of Mountain View, Missouri,  2 Sisters- Linda (Russell) Snearly of Rogers, Arkansas & Barbara Morris of Willow Springs, Missouri, 7 Grandchildren- Brittany Forney, Emily George, Riley George, Wyatt George, Gracie George, Christian George & Catherine George and 8 Great-Grandchildren- Ayden, Kimberly, Ella, Liam, Brecken, Savannah, Scarlett & Kennedy.  She is preceded in death by 4 Brothers- Alfred Phillips, James (Vic) Phillips, Merle Phillips & Ivan Phillips, Jr. and 5 Sisters- Sharon Kay Phillips, Betty Logue, Janet Ellis, Lucille Sherrill & Thelma Sherrill.


Graveside Service will be at 3:00 PM Wednesday at the Gove Cemetery in Gove with Rev Bud Tuxhorn officiating.  Memorials are suggested to the Amyloidosis Foundation in care of Boomhower Funeral Home.  Friends may call from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM Tuesday and 9:00 AM to Noon Wednesday at Boomhower Funeral Home in Dighton.  Condolences may be posted at

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