Cecelia Jo George, 75, died July 3, 2021 at her home in Yazoo City.
Funeral services were held on July 10 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Panneer Arochiam officiating. Burial followed at Glenwood Cemetery under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Mrs. George was born June 26, 1946 in Yazoo City to Frank and Gloria Ballard Harper. She was retired from teaching in the Yazoo City public schools and a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marlin George Jr.
Survivors include her daughter, Shelly Marek of Yazoo City; two grandsons, Harper Guthrie and Lawrell Guthrie of Yazoo City; granddaughter, Addison Marek of Yazoo City; sister, Glo Wright of Greenwood; brother, Buck Harper of Brandon; son-in-law, Michael Marek of Irving, Texas; and a sister-in-law, Michelle Harper of Brandon.