George T. Underwood
November 17, 1963 ‒ October 30, 2013
George T. Underwood, age 49, of Marion, died at 11:01 AM October 30, 2013 from injuries sustained from an automobile accident in Marion County. George was born November 17, 1963 in Nassau County, NY to the late James Alan Underwood Sr. and Harriett Ruth (Lutz) Underwood. He was the youngest of 10 children. He worked at Advance Auto Distribution and occasionally for Mann’s Roofing. He was previously employed for several years at AHP. He was a loyal Yankee, Giants, Buckeye, Nascar and wrestling fan. His largest gift was his knowledge, ability and willingness to help anyone who needed him day or night and his absolute love for kids.
He is survived by his wife Melissa ‘Missy’ Messenger of Marion, father-in-law Stephen C. Messenger of Delaware, mother-in-law Bonnie Messenger of Marion, his children Thomas John (Jackie) Underwood of New York, Heather (Laurie Ann) Norwood of New York, Caitlin Long of South Carolina; brothers, Walter (Gladys) Underwood of Georgia, Jackie Underwood of New York; sisters; Helen (Lenny) Glavino of New York, Harriet (Charlie) Gremple of Florida, Carol Underwood of Georgia; his treasured grandchildren, Angelina, Gianna, Benjamin, Ryan, Zachary, and Oliver. He is also survived by numerous nephews, nieces, cousins as well as many close loving friends.
He was preceded in death by parents; brothers, Billy, Bobby, Jimmy; and sister, Ruth Ann, and grandson Parker, plus his beloved sidekick dog, Paco.
Per George’s wishes there will be no services however there will be a Celebration of his life at a later date. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the family to help with expenses. Online condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.