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Collins Funeral Home
Wednesday August 26th, 2015
6:00pm - 9:00pm

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Collins Funeral Home
Thursday August 27th, 2015

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Elizabeth Irene George

Elizabeth Irene George, 74 of Switzer, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday, August 23, 2015 at her residence.  She was born January 09, 1941 in Stirrat to the late Howard and Nancy (Gillum) Mitchem.  She was a homemaker and a member of The New Hope Assembly of God Church in Switzer.  In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her grandparents, three sisters; Freda Picklesheimer, Frankie Swanner and Darlene Dingess and one brother; Donald Ray Mitchem.  Survivors include her husband; Ernest “Gene” George of Switzer, two brothers; Jimmy Mitchem of Chauncey and Ronnie Mitchem of NC and two sisters; Audrey Hilbert of Chauncey and Dorothy Lewis of OH.  The family would like send a special “Thank You” to her niece; Laura Jane Lowe, her brother; Jimmy Mitchem and Dignity Hospice for the great care they all gave her.  Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel in Switzer with Pastor Shane Dennison officiating.  Entombment will follow in Highland Memory Gardens.  Visitation will be from 6 to 9 P.M. Wednesday, August 26th at the funeral home.  Pallbearers will be family and friends.  Collins funeral Home of Switzer is in charge of the arrangements.  Condolences may be left at www.collinsfuneralhomewv.com.  

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Michele Stommel Short Aug 5 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady, always a smile on her face.

Margaret Bell Pancake Sep 1 2015 12:00 AM

Irene was the very best a person could be. We love and will miss her.

Thurman and Pam George Aug 26 2015 12:00 AM

Love and Prayers to the Family Irene I love you and often think of the happy
days of all my cousins playing together. You are now with our Lord and your
family in heaven.
Your cousin Paulene From VA.Beach, Virginia

Paulene Alley From Va Beach, Va. Aug 26 2015 12:00 AM

We will Truly miss Irene...She was a very Lovable Lady...Sending our Love and Prayers to the Family...

Lloyd & Alice Eskins Madison Ohio Aug 26 2015 12:00 AM

I love you Sister-in-law and will always miss you.

Aster George Aug 25 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Irene's family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Irene will be missed by so many who loved her.
We grew up together and your family were like family to us. You and Darlene were like sisters to me.
Love you my Dear Sweet Friend.
Pat and Plook Jeffrey Mooney

Pat and Plook Jeffrey Mooney Aug 25 2015 12:00 AM