"Show me the manner in which a nation cares for it's dead and I will measure with mathematical exactness the tender mercies of it's people, their respect for the laws of the land and their loyalty to high ideals."
George Allen Gambrell
George Allen Gambrell, 85, of Honea Path, SC, passed away on Monday, March 19, 2018 at National Healthcare, Greenwood, SC.
Born on April 2, 1932, in Anderson, SC, he was the son of the late Paul and Zora Gambrell and the husband of Inez N. Gambrell.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children: Paul Allen Gambrell (Terri), and Gail G. Mitchell (Mike), 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his brothers: Herbert, Ernest and Ansel Gambrell and his sisters: Margie and Belle Gambrell, Alma Malone, and Ellen Wells.
Funeral Services will be held at Chiquola Baptist Church on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 3pm with Rev. Joey Mitchell and Rev. Ronnie Powell officiating. A private internment will be held at Garden of Memories following the service.
Visitation will be held at the church on Friday, March 23, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm.
The family will be at the home of his daughter Gail.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Student Ministry of Chiqoula Baptist Church.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.sosebeemortuary.com.
The Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.
Student Ministry of Chiquola Baptist Church
405 East Greer Street, Honea Path SC 29654