George Squires, 83, of Montross, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020. He was a retired Repairman for Virginia Elastic, a Waterman for years, and also a member of Edgewater United Methodist Church. George enjoyed being outdoors which entailed riding his motorcycle, being out on the water, and camping in the mountains. He was a family man and was known for being an amazing husband and father. George’s grandkids adored him and the feeling was mutual. He also thought a lot about his daughter-in-law, Brenda Kay, as if she were his own.
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George is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Darline V. Squires; son, George S. Squires ( Brenda Kay) of Hague; granddaughter, Megan Squires; grandson Matthew Squires; mother-in-law, whom he called "mother", Learline Chatham; sister-in-law, Brenda Squires; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Charlie Squires and Louise Kilmon Squires and four brothers, William, Charles (Lorraine) , Wayne, and Harry Lee Squires.
A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Welch Funeral Home-Montross Chapel with interment following in the Carmel United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends beginning at 1 pm before the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Edgewater United Methodist Church, c/o Yvonne Minor, 1441 Nomini Grove Road, Warsaw, VA 22572 or Westmoreland County Volunteer Rescue Squad, PO Box 37, Mount Holly, VA 22524.