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George William (Cowboy) Connell

January 3, 1945 — September 29, 2016

George William (Cowboy) Connell, 71, of Valdosta died on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at his residence following a lengthy illness. He was born on January 3, 1945 in Tampa, Florida to the late Earl and Carol Sumlin Connell. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served his country during the Viet Nam War. Mr. Connell had been a masonary with Tim Carrington Construction and was a member of Gateway Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Jane Wiggins of Valdosta; two daughters and a son-in-law, Nicole and Brandon Goldman of Valdosta and Michelle Wildman of West Palm Beach, Florida; a son, Jeff Connell of West Palm Beach, Florida; a grandson, Wyatt Goldman; seven siblings; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

A private family memorial service for George William (Cowboy) Connell will be held at his residence. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at McLane Funeral and Cremation Services.

Funeral Home:
Carson McLane Funeral Home
2215 North Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA
US 31602

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