SUPULPA, OK --
Ronald Lester George,
67, of Sapulpa departed from this life on Wednesday,
November 21, 2018 at Maplewood Care Center, Tulsa, OK.
Ronald Lester George was born on August 20, 1951 in the Claremore Indian Hospital to Rufus and Addie (Rolland) George.
Ronald George was raised and lived most of his life in Sapulpa. He attended Garfield Elementary, Washington Elementary, Sapulpa Jr High and Sequoyah High School in Tahlequah. He graduated from Sequoyah in May 1971.
He was a member of the Yuchi Chapter Native American Church Polecat Ceremonial Ground and Pickett Chapel Indian Methodist Church.
Ronald is preceded in death by his father, Rufus George; mother, Addie George; sisters, Alma Gibson, Ramona Sweeney, Christina Wright and Delores Marshall; brothers: Ruben George, Gary George (Seq.Class of 1974) and his twin brother, Donald George.
Ronald is survived by one son, Joseph Wayne George; one grandson, Keegan Wayne George of Sapulpa; brothers, Willie George of Sapulpa, Melvin George of Muskogee, John George (Seq.Class of 1968) of Mannford; and sister, Valerie George-Harjo (Seq.Class of 1972) of Tahlequah; and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside service was held Monday, November 26, 2018 at South Heights Cemetery, Sapulpa with Melvin George officiating. Pallbearers were: Harley Revis, Richard Whitman, James Pickering, Robert Trickey, Ben Gibson and Robert Jones.