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George F. Gilbert, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1924
Brookline
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 2000
Asheville
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Asheville - George F. Gilbert, Jr., 76, of died Friday, February 4, 2000 in an Asheville hospital.

A native of Brookline, Mass., he was a son of the late George F. and Alta Mae Yeaw Gilbert. He was also preceded in death by a step-son, Martin Green and two brothers, Arthur J. Gilbert and Fred Jennings.

He was a High Priest in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and was Endowed in the Los Angeles California Temple. He was a retired from the US Marine Corps with 27 years of active service. He retired as a First/Master Sergeant, and had served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam. Among other commendations and decorations he had received the following: Good Conduct Medal with 5 stars; National Defense Service Medal with 1 star, Vietnamese Service Medal with 2 stars, Vietnam Campaign Medal; Sharpshooters Pistol Badge and the Purple Heart. He is survived by his wife, Yvonne Johnson Gilbert; three daughters, Madeline Pearson of Hamsted, NC, Jacqueline Whitman of Jacksonville, NC, Darlene Hartman of Winterville, NC; two sisters Mildred Moreau of Williamstown, Mass., Hilda Mae Pfeil of Denville, NJ; one brother, William Gilbert of Tarboro, NC; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Interment with military honors will be in Arlington National Cemetery. 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Mar 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25556346
George F. Gilbert, Jr
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- Vickie Oates Woods
 Added: Sep. 4, 2012
SWEETHEART, ITS BEEN TWELVE LONG YEARS. THERE ISN'T A DAY THAT PASSES THAT I DONT THINK OF YOU , MISS YOU AND PRAY THAT YOUR PROMISE TO NEVER LEAVE ME LASTS FOREVER. I LOVE YOU, YOUR WIFE FOR ALL ETERNITY.
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 4, 2012

- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Mar. 26, 2008
 
 
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