George Meal Jr.

George Meal Jr., 76, Shelbyville, died Monday, May 30, 2016, in Chula Vista, Calif. He was born August 2, 1939, in Rush County, the son of George and Violet (Wendling) Meal.

George is survived by his son, Jason Meal of Shelbyville; daughter, Michelle (Scott) Meal-Smith of Shelbyville; sisters, Betty Goodwin of Florida, Mary (Wayne) Yarling of Shelby County, and Elizabeth (Jerry) Spears of Corvallis, Mont.; three grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Richard Meal, Jack Meal and Jerry Meal; sister, Amanda Meal; and two brothers and three sisters.

Graveside services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 27, at Forest Hill Cemetery, 705 Morris Ave.

in Shelbyville, with military rites by the local military committee.

Services have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St.

in Shelbyville.

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