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“Our family is thinking of you at this time. Sorry to learn of your loss. We enjoyed looking at the photo's expecially the ones taken in Maine. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: David Peterson

“My deepest sympathy to all of George's family. Glen, I'm so sorry I wasn't able to be at the funeral. Watching the video/pictures brought tears -...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Audrey Brown - Bradenton, FL

“I am sure Mr. George will be missed by many. George and Eleanor always displayed class in a humble and realistic manor, something that seems to be...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Steven Chatterton - Tampa, FL

“I got to know my uncle George as I got older. My growing up years my family always lived so far away. I believe tho it is best to save the best...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Lynda Anderson - Ashburn, MO

“The staff of Turner Funeral Homes wish to express our deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Mr. McLaughlin. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Denise M. Cronin

“George was like a grandfather to me when I came to FL in 1993. Will miss him a lot. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Philip Farris - Pembroke Pines, FL

“We will truly miss George. So many good memories. Our sincere condolences to the family. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: lee and nancy armstrong - FL

“I can't believe ....all our little family is gone.....George and Chrissy George and Glen I have many good memories of George. He...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Glen W Mclaughlin - Myrtle Beach , SC


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George Henry McLaughlin, III, age 79, of Turtletown, Tennessee died Friday, November 23, 2012 in Copper Basin Medical Center, Copper Basin, Tennessee. He was the husband of Eleanor Grace (Kaye) McLaughlin for 60 years.

Born in Bar Harbor, Maine, he was the son of George H. and Christine (Millikin) McLaughlin. He is survived by his loving wife Eleanor of 60 years; daughters: Holly, wife of Allen Uhlik of Turtletown, Tennessee and Janice Nash of Floral City, Florida; sons: Douglas and Jeffrey, both of Brooksville, and George H. IV and his wife Nancy of Ridge Manor, Florida. He was the grandfather of 14 and had 4 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Glen McLaughlin of South Carolina. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Diane Whitlock who died in 2005 and a granddaughter, Sara Whitlock who died in 1996.

He had a long career as General Foreman Engineer with Florida Mining. An expert in knowledge of Mechanics, Trucks and Tractors. He planted a large garden every year for everyone to enjoy its bounty.

He was a faithful Christian whose home was always open, to his Faith and many, many came and stayed. He was greatly loved and respected by family and friends and will be deeply missed by all.

Visitation with family will be from 11:00AM - 1:00PM on Saturday, December 1, 2012 with services to follow at 1:00 PM at the Turner Funeral Homes, 504 E. Jefferson St., Brooksville, FL, followed by interment in the Brooksville Cemetery. Friends may call from 11:00 AM till the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mr. McLaughlin's memory to the Alzheimer's Family Organizations, P.O. Box 1939, New Port Richey, Fl 34656-1939 (727) 848-8888.