George Robert Fleming, 87, Donelson, died July 5.
Fleming was employed by IBEW Local No. 429 for over 20 years. He was a past member of Cumberland Lodge No. 8 F&AM, the York Rite and Al Menah Shrine Temple. Fleming was the son of the late, Jasper and Allie Fleming. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Jane Fleming and his son, George “Randy” Fleming.
He is survived by: daughter, Nancy Mathis; daughter-in-law, Laurie Fleming; grandchildren, Denise (Greg) Nash, Melissa Walker, Greg (Jenny) Mathis, Wayne (Katherine) Mathis, Heather (Tim) Cook and Christopher Fleming; great-grandchildren, Jim Waters, Jessica Waters, Jordan Waters, Michael Walker, Sarah Mathis, Elliot Mathis, Jovie Mathis and Autumn Cook; special friend, Marcelle Talley; good friend, Joe Hicks.
Graveside services with military honors will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 9 at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery with Rev. Chuck Groover officiating. Grandchildren will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
Visitation was Tuesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.