George

August 11, 1943 ~ March 4, 2022

Born in: Union Hill, Arkansas
Resided in: Edmonton, Kentucky

George Elton Thomasson 78 of Edmonton KY went to his eternal home on Friday March 4, 2022 after a 24 year battle with cancer, when the doctors told him 10 good years, but God knew better.

George was born August 11, 1943 to the late Elvin Aaron and Elizabeth Byrel (McDougal) Thomasson in Union Hill Arkansas. He married Sandra (Sandi) Wilson-Hart on November 20, 1993.

George graduated from Swayzee IN High School Class of “61”, George retired from GenCorp Automotive in Marion IN where he was a High Pressure Boiler Operator and worked in maintenance after 32 years’ service and being diagnosed with cancer. He served as Skilled Trades Representative with United Steelworkers Local 466. George was a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Sweetser, IN until moving to KY, and is a member of Revenna Separate Baptist Church where he served as Sunday School Superintendent, Adult Sunday School Teacher and Trustee for several years. The last 6 years he has attended Winfrey’s Chapel Church.

In addition to Sandi he is survived by 3 children Susan (Johnny) Lopp Axton, VA, Bradley (friend Kerry Creamer) Thomasson and Kimberly Bartrum from Marion IN step-sons Bill (Sara) Hart Edmonton KY, and JA (fiancé Amy Vaughn) Hart Campbellsville, KY, Brother James (Ruth) Thomason, Fowlerton, IN sister-in-law’s Kim Thomasson, Niles MI, Kathy Rector Summitville IN and brother-in-law Jim Havens Fairmount IN, grandchildren Amy Hipler, Wagner, OK, Lorena (Justin) Cousins, Axton, VA, Sarah Thomasson Warsaw, IN, Talia Wiley, Brandon (Lacey) Prochnow, from Marion, IN, Kendra Prochnow, Lafayette, IN, Cheyanne (Dakota) Sullivan, Scottsville KY, Cody Hart Lexington, KY, Logan Hart Kokomo, IN, and Emily Hart Columbia, KY, and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. His beloved bodyguard and companion Ms. Mollie.

George was preceded in death in addition to his parents a Brother Kenneth Thomasson, Grandson Joel Prochnow Father-in-law and Mother-in-law Howard and Geneva Wilson, and Sister-in-law Susie Havens.

George’s goal in life was to live Galatians 6:10 “As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.”

The family will receive visitors Friday, from 4-8 pm and Services 1:00 PM Saturday at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East St, Edmonton, KY 42129 with burial in Garrett Cemetery.

In lieu of Flowers contributions can be made to Winfrey Chapel Church Building Fund.

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  1. He was the best Grandpa a girl could have and I’m extremely blessed to be his granddaughter. He will forever be loved and truly missed! Rest easy Grandpa and fly high!

  2. Sandi,
    You have been in our thoughts and prayers. George was a good man that will be truly missed.
    Sending our love and prayers,
    Jim, Sherry and Demi Justus

  3. You are in my thoughts and prayers
    George was a good man and now he is without pain and suffering take care my friend

  4. Sandi!
    I’m so very sorry that you have lost George. I’m very glad we got to see you guys at your Moms viewing. I hope you know we are thinking and praying for you
    Hugs and Kisses Bird!
    Love Ann and Eddie

  5. George was you will be missed by many. My thoughts, prayers are with you Sandi and family.
    Love you, all .

  6. TO THE THOMASON FAMILY, SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOST.I AM GEOGRE’S EX SISTER-IN-LAW,I WELL MISS HIM. WE ALL HAD SOME GOOD TIMES TOGETHER. SANDY, PRAYERS FOR YOU & GOD BLESS, AND TO JIM, MAY GOD BE THERE FOR YOU ALSO. THANKING OF THE FAMILY, GOD BLESS.

  7. Uncle George you will truly be missed.
    I’ll always remember the laughter you brought into our lives. There was never a dull moment when you were around. Tell Granny and my Sister Lisa I miss them. Until we meet again. Always in my heart ♥️ Love Laura

  8. Sandi, We are so sorry to hear of your precious husband passing. We are praying for peace and comfort for you and your family in the days ahead. Sending our love❤️
    Don & Betty Lou Robertson
    Tom & Kim Tyler & Family

  9. A dear friend who has move to a new location. A place not made by hands. Fly high Bro George.

  10. So sorry for your loss. Your in our thoughts and prayers. George was a good man and will be missed by all.

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