George Barney Woodburn Obituary

George Barney Woodburn

    George Barney Woodburn, 83, passed away Friday, June 29th, 2018 in Ranger, Texas.  

George was   born  December 31st, 1934, Borger, Texas to  Albert Tillman Woodburn   and  Hattie Josephine Crosno.   He married  JoAnn  Eldridge Woodburn. 

 He was preceded in death by his parents Albert and Hattie  Woodburn, his brother Joseph Woodburn, his son Lloyd Woodburn and  his wife JoAnn Woodburn on Nov. 11, 2013.  

  He is survived by his children; Steven  Woodburn and his wife Eileen Woodburn of Mastic, New York,  Kristine Prass of Sayville, New York, Mike Bobinger and his wife  Vania Bobinger of Ranger, Texas, LaNeta Bobinger of Spring,  Texas, Diana Samson and her husband Ryan Samson of Spring, Texas    and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.    

 George was born and raised in the dusty panhandle of Texas in the city of Borger in 1934. After graduating from Borger High School,  he attended the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology and  later attended the Deep Sea Diving School in Oakland, California.   George moved to Houston Texas in 1968 and lived there for over  forty years.      George was an avid reader, animal lover, a health and fitness  guru and a huge Donald Trump supporter. George lived by the  golden rule; Love thy Neighbor. George will be remembered for  always willing to help his fellow neighbor.     He will be greatly  missed by his family and friends.

 A small private memorial will take place in Borger, Texas with  his family.

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