George Poage Repp, 82, of rural Napton, died Tuesday, May 24, 2005.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Randy Shannon will officiate. Pallbearers will be Scott Repp, Zach Stith, Shannon Murray, Andy Cofer, Peyton Brown, Lance Brown, Jerrad King and Chad Wilkins. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 26, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Hardeman Church in care of the Saline County Fair Association or to St. Luke's Medical Intensive Care Unit.
Born Sept. 23, 1922, in Centerview, he was the son of the late Frank L. Repp and Susan Poage Repp. On March 8, 1946, he married Marjorie Lorene French, who survives of the home. He had lived in the Napton community most of his life and was a farmer. He was a member of Hardeman Presbyterian Church, was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving in the European theater, and was a member of American Legion Post 191 in Marshall.
Additional survivors include one son, James L. Repp of rural Napton; two daughters, Elizabeth Jane Stith of rural Richmond and Nancy Ann Brown of Marshall; one brother, John F. Repp of Warsaw; one sister, Genevieve "Gene" Postlethwaite of Tonganoxie, Kan.; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter in infancy, Catharine Susan Repp; two brothers and two sisters.