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Dr. George Lee Echols

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Dr. Echols passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018.

Dr. Echols was a resident of Emory, Georgia at the time of passing.

He attended Georgia Military College (GMC) in Milledgeville from first grade through junior college, often catching a ride to school with the mailman from his home on the grounds of Central State Hospital.

He entered the U. S. Army as an officer in 1952, serving as a weapons instructor at Ft. Benning, Georgia during the Korean War.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Dr. George L. Echols Scholarship of the Georgia Military College Foundation, 201 E. Greene St., Milledgeville, GA 31061; or to St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 309, Milledgeville, GA 31059-0309.