George Edward Baize, 79, of Townsend, DE passed away on Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at Randolph Hospital in Asheboro, NC.


George Edward Baize, 79, of Townsend, DE passed away on Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at Randolph Hospital in Asheboro, NC.

Born on September 27, 1928 in Sunfish, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Hubert and Elzora (Winchel) Baize.

He worked for Bell Fireworks as a powder mixer.  He loved to coon and rabbit hunt and would fish every chance he got.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Tommy Baize.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Edith (Day) Baize; eight children, Ed Baize of Townsend, DE, Glenda Reynolds of Townsend, DE, Wendell Baize of Asheboro, NC,  Tim Baize of Fayetteville, TN, Tom Baize of Chesapeake City, MD, Harold Baize of Asheboro, NC, Loretta Cook of Asheboro, NC and George Baize of Townsend, DE; two sisters, Helena Day and Rosie Dawson both of Peterstown, WV; 19 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 11 am on Wednesday, August 27th at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, 212 N. Broad Street, Middletown, DE where family and friends may visit one hour prior to services.  Interment will be in Townsend Cemetery, Townsend, DE.

Arrangements by Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, Middletown, DE 19709

On-line condolences may be sent to www.daniels-hutchison.com.