George Tilton Sewell

February 5, 1948 ~ January 13, 2024 (age 75) 75 Years Old

George Sewell Obituary

With heartfelt sympathy, we announce the earthly transition of George Sewell of Ashland, who traded time for eternity on Saturday, January 13, 2024, at the age of 75.  Please keep Mr. Sewell's family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

He was a native and lifelong resident of Clay County.  Before his retirement, he was employed at a cotton mill was a logger, and worked for the Clay County Road Department.  For many years he was a pastor at Antioch Church.  He loved to rabbit hunt and raise beagles.  He also enjoyed going to the dirt track and also racing at the dirt track.  Fishing was his favorite hobby.

Mr. Sewell was preceded in death by his parents, Milton Sewell and Myrtle McCain Sewell; four sisters, Betty Jean Hydrick, Bessie Mitchell, Jane Bennett, and Essie Lee Salster; and granddaughter, Samantha Traywick.

George leaves to cherish his memories his children, Ray Sewell of Ashland, Sara Annette Hester (Rick) of Lineville, Jeannie Shelnutt (Tommy) of Ashland, and Jody Sewell (Shannon) of Ashland; two sisters, Dorothy Hill and Thelma Sewell; four grandchildren, Daniel Andrews, Amanda Andrews, Kimberly (Toot) Baker, and Joseph (JoeJoe) Sewell; fifteen great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Vickers, Jackson Andrews, Colton Traywick, Brantley Harrell, Kensley Baker, Kagan Baker, Tyler Harrell, Serenity Harrell, Charles (Chuck) Baker, Gabriel Harrell, Mackenzie Baker, Abigail Andrews, Evalynn McVey, Kenzlie Owen and Karlee Owen.

Daniel & Jackson Andrews, Joseph (Joe Joe), Sewell, Paul Chandler, Phillip Sewell, Charles Baker, and Chris Morrison will serve as pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearer, Ricky Lathem.

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January 19, 2024

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Adams-Buggs Funeral Service~ Clay Chapel
85251 Hwy 9
Ashland, AL 36251

Celebration of Life
January 20, 2024

12:00 PM
Adams-Buggs Funeral Service~ Clay Chapel
85251 Hwy 9
Ashland, AL 36251

Interment following funeral service
January 20, 2024

Erin Road
Ashland, AL 36251


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