|Birth: ||Nov. 19, 1918|
|Death: ||Jun. 21, 2008|
George C. Hoots, 89, of Winchester passed away early Saturday morning June 21, 2008 at Passavant Area Hospital. He was born November 19, 1918 near Winchester the son of the late James E. and Rose Ella Evans Hoots. He married Edith Alice McDade Dec. 5, 1940 in Bowling Green, MO.
Surviving is his wife Edith at home, 5 sons Clifford Ray Hoots (wife Lynne) of Bluffs, Larry George Hoots (wife Delores) of Winchester, Albert Keith Hoots (wife Linda) of Bluffs, Robert Lee Hoots (fiancée Pam) of Bluffs, and Donald Wayne Hoots (wife Tammy) of Winchester. 13 grandchildren Guy Hoots (companion Tonya Mueller) of Bluffs, Lorri (husband Steve) Koch of Winchester, Kristi (husband Kenneth) Miller of Dawson, Karla (husband Edward) Little of Bluffs, Mark Hoots of Bluffs, Erica (husband Michael) Smith of Chapin, Darren (wife Rubi) Hoots of Winchester, Jeremy Hoots (wife Lisa) of Winchester, Cheri Hoots of Chatham, Jason Hoots and Ryan Hoots of Jacksonville, Chelsea Hoots and Courtney Hoots of Winchester. 13 great grandchildren Amanda Hoots of Pittsfield, Brett Hoots of Exeter, Linley Koch of Winchester, Joshua Littig, Emily, Little, Luke Little of Bluffs, Shawna Hoots of Winchester, Eli Hoots of Bluffs, Rylee and Laiklyn McGuire of Chatham, Clint, Morgan and Abagail Hoots of Winchester. 2 step grandchildren, Dakota and Landen Artman, 2 step great grandchildren Kyle and Brooke Smith. Two sisters, Louise Evans and husband Gene of Bluffs, Dorothy Scott and husband Ernest of Jacksonville; three brothers, Cecil Hoots of Sweet Home, Oregon, Carl Hoots and wife Cecil of Jacksonville, and Dean Hoots of Winchester. Preceding him in death was a son Ronald Eugene Hoots (surviving wife Carol of Bluffs), and 2 grandsons Clifford Mark Hoots and James E. Hoots.; one sister, Nellie Kathleen Hoots; and four brothers, James Hoots, Paul Hoots, Leonard Hoots, and Jack Hoots.
Mr. Hoots attended Bloomfield school; he farmed in Scott County all his life. He enjoyed pitching horseshoes, and hunting quail.
Services were entrusted to Coonrod Funeral Home of Winchester, Illinois.
James Hoots (1897 - 1994)
Edith Alice McDade Hoots (1921 - 2008)
Nellie Kathleen Hoots (1916 - 2002)*
George Clifford Hoots (1918 - 2008)
Jack L. Hoots (1932 - 2002)*
Created by: JLM
Record added: Jul 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28506279
Added: Jul. 24, 2008