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 George Clifton Sidbury, Jr

George Clifton Sidbury, Jr

Birth
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Death 7 Apr 2012 (aged 86)
Florida, USA
Burial Palmetto, Manatee County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 100092940 · View Source
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Published in The Bradenton Herald on April 10, 2012

George Clifton Sidbury, Jr. went home to be with the Lord on April 7, 2012. He was born in Savannah, Georgia on January 8, 1926. As a young boy he moved to Jacksonville, Florida where he lived with his family. After finishing school George joined the United States Navy and served during World War II. He was married in 1946 to Martha (Elmore) Sidbury. They will celebrate their 66th Wedding Anniversary this year. George was the owner of Sidbury Septic Tank Company in Bradenton, Florida for many years before he retired. He was an active member of the South Manatee Rotary Club of Bradenton where he served as President. He also was an active Deacon at Oneco First Baptist Church for many years and served the Lord faithfully in his church. He recently served as a pastor/Christian teacher for residents at The Surrey Place in Bradenton. George is predeceased by his daughter, Karen Sidbury Hawker (Ronnie Hawker); his father, George C. Sidbury, Sr.; his mother, Elsie Sidbury; two brothers, Donald Sidbury and Richard Sidbury; and two sisters, Laverne (Sidbury) Singleton and Nancy Sidbury. He is survived by his wife, Martha (Elmore) Sidbury; his son, George Clifton "Cliff" Sidbury, III; two daughters, Martha Judith "Judy" (Sidbury) Macgowan (Bruce Macgowan) and Theresa (Sidbury) Hadzima (David Hadzima); two grandchildren, David Hadzima, Jr. and Jennifer Hawker; and three great-grandchildren, Whitney Hadzima, Kelley Hadzima, and Justin Hawker. George was a loving and devoted husband, father, and grandfather, and he is loved very much by all of his family. There will be visitation on Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Griffith Cline Funeral Home, 720 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, Florida from 6p.m. to 8p.m. Graveside service will be held at 10a.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at Skyway Memorial Gardens, U.S. 19 North, Palmetto, Florida with Memorial Service following graveside service at 12p.m. at Oneco First Baptist Church, 1700 51st Avenue East, Bradenton, Florida.



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US Navy
World War II


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  • Created by: Tom Sidbury
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100092940
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Clifton Sidbury, Jr (8 Jan 1926–7 Apr 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100092940, citing Skyway Memorial Gardens, Palmetto, Manatee County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Tom Sidbury (contributor 47286430) .