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George Wilson Muckenfuss, 94, of Ridgeville, SC, widower of Thelma Scarborough Gatch Muckenfuss, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017.

Funeral Services will be Saturday afternoon, May 6, 2017 at 3 o’clock in Parks Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Cummings Chapel Churchyard. Visitation will be from 2 o’clock until the time of service at Parks Funeral Home. Flowers will be accepted, or memorials in George’s name may be made to Cummings Chapel, PO Box 351, Ridgeville, SC 29472.

George was born April 18, 1923 in Ridgeville, SC, a son of the late Wallace Muckenfuss and Julia Brownlee Muckenfuss. He served honorably in the US Army Corp during WWII and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church. He worked for CSX for 45 years before retirement.

He leaves behind two nephews, James R. Boulware, III of Elgin, SC and George W. Boulware of Brentwood, TN; his niece Janice Boulware Walker of Ridgeville, SC, and special cousins, Debbie Blakeley, Marion Green, Timmy Green, A.W. Muckenfuss, and Dixie Broz, all of Ridgeville. In addition to his wife, Thelma Muckenfuss and parents, Wallace and Julia Muckenfuss, George is predeceased by two brothers, William Austin Muckenfuss and Ralph W. Muckenfuss; three sisters, Florine Jane Muckenfuss, Carrie Lou Muckenfuss, and Mary Muckenfuss Boulware; and his grandparents, George Phillip Muckenfuss and Jane Cummings Muckenfuss.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.