Gordon George

Name
Gordon George
Position
Forward
Class
Sophomore
Hometown (Last School)
Betsy Layne,
Seasons
1931-32
Birthday
April 9, 1912

Obituary – Ky. Basketball Star Gordon George Dies, Chattanooga (TN) Free Press (December 13, 1997)

Gordon L. George of Chattanooga, who played basketball at the University of on coach Adolph Rupp’s first championship team in 1933, died Friday, Dec. 12, 1997. He was 85.

The native was employed in the coal industry in Kentucky and West Virginia.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Otto and James George.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia Raney George; a daughter, Kathy Shupe, Chattanooga; a son, Sam George, Port St. John, Fla.; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held in Kentucky.

Local arrangements are by Funeral Home.