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George Dwyer 'Corky' Winnette


Mr. George Dwyer "Corky" Winnette, 77, of Fairfield, Tennessee, passed away Monday, January 25, 2021, after an extended illness.

Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.

He was born March 2, 1943 in Fairfield to the late Carl and Katie Haru Phillips Winnette. He was a carpenter by trade, and spent eight years in the Navy serving as a cook aboard the USS Coral Sea. He held membership in Fairfield Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Clyde Winnette, James Winnette, Philip Winnette, Ridley Winnette, Carl Winnette, Jr., and sisters, Hazel Winnette Hill and Maude Winnette Parks.

Survivors include a brother Garrett Winnette, of Wartrace, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Corky would be honored with memorials to: New Hope Baptist Cemetery Fund, 6165 Highway 64 East, Wartrace, TN 37183

Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.