CROSSON, George Ronald
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George Ronald Crosson, 71, of Waleska, GA passed away Friday, June 14th at Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, GA. He was born on September 1, 1941 in Canonsburg, PA, a son to the late Earl and Violet (Deakin) Crosson. George served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a retired corporate pilot who spent his career working exclusively for gas and oil companies. He spent his last years working for Lake Arrowhead Security, where he was able to fulfill his need to interact and touch the lives of many people. He enjoyed motivational reading, watching TV and NASCAR, golfing and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He enjoyed spending free time with his family and his beloved dogs, Greta, Delilah, and Alex. He dedicated his life to serving others through the AA program. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends. He is survived by his loving wife, Geraldine (Rose) Crosson of 23 years; his 4 daughters, Sheila Crosson (Kirk) of Tidioute, PA, Stefany Cotter (Joe) of Vienna, VA, Connie Bennett (Clint) of Buckhannon, WV, and Christine Brown (Tim aka “Brownie”) of Alpharetta, GA; one sister, Charlotte Sroka (Charles) of Canonsburg, PA; eight grandchildren of whom he was especially proud, Gavin Cotter, Colin Cotter, Derrick Lyons (Becky), Gerren Simms (Megan), Caitlyn Brown, Jeremy Brown, Jeffrey Brown, Carson Brown; several nieces, nephews and close friend Nick Fosson. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Robert Crosson; his granddaughter Carly Crosson; his sister, Shirley Engel; and his brother Richard Crosson. Family and friends are invited to meet at the Lake Arrowhead Chapel at 1218 Lake Arrowhead Drive in Waleska, GA (770) 479-3886 on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in George’s memory to the American Cancer Society by visiting or by calling 1-800-227-2345. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA is honored to serve the family. For additional information and to view and leave online condolences please visit:
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