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Mr. George Widmer, Jr.

November 10, 1930 ~ April 4, 2021 (age 90)

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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. George Widmer, Jr. age 90 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, April 4, 2021.  Mr. Widmer was born in New York City, a son of the late George Widmer, Sr. and the late Jean Lesser Widmer.  Mr. Widmer was a retired Mechanic and Air Freight Exporter, was a Semi Pro Bowler, a Lt. Auxilary Police Officer, an Army Veteran of the Korean War, and a member of the American Legion Post 56.  In addition to his parents, Mr. Widmer is preceded by his wife Carolyn Ann Scalone Widmer.

Survivors include a daughter, Georgiana Powers and her husband Todd Powers of Jefferson and a son, Gregory Rhett Widmer of Woodstock. Grandchildren, Jacob S. Powers, Justin D. Powers and George R. Widmer, III.

Graveside services will be held 3:00 P.M. Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from Evans Memory Gardens with Military Honors.  The family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at the funeral home.

In lieu of Flowers, memorials may be made to the Tunnels to Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island, NY. 10306 or

Evans Funeral Home, Inc, 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia.

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April 6, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway
Jefferson, GA 30549

Graveside Service
April 7, 2021

3:00 PM
Evans Memory Gardens
1350 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549


Tunnels to Towers Foundation
2361 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island NY 10306

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