George Emerson Pease, Jr., age 83 of Rutherfordton died Saturday, June 11, 2022. He was born on September 6, 1938, in East Gary, Indiana and was a son of the late George E. Pease, Sr., and Irita Hope Johnson Pease.
George worked as a service technician for AT&T Telephone Company for many years until his retirement. He also served honorably in the United States Navy during the Suez Canal Crisis in 1956.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Doris Jones Pease, his sons, George Emerson Pease, III and James Kenneth Pease, his daughter, Darlene Dutcher. There are six grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren.
No services are planned at this time.
The Padgett and King Mortuary & Crematory is in charge of arrangements and an online guest registry is available at www.padgettking.com.