George Maner Holliman, died Saturday, October 30, 2010, in Warren County, Georgia.
The son of the late Marion Neal and Mary Elizabeth Fulghum Holliman, he was born November 20, 1924, in Warren County. Mr. Holliman was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Evelyn Holliman Belyeu; and nephew, John Bunyan Holliman.
He was a graduate of Warrenton High School and attended North Georgia College in Dahlonega before transferring to the University of Georgia in Athens, where he graduated with a B.S. Degree in Dairy Science. He received his Master’s in Education from The University of Georgia.
During World War II he served his country as a Sergeant in the 28th infantry division which took part in the Battle of the Bulge. He taught returning veterans for 12 years in farming practices in Warren County. He was elected County School Superintendent in Warren County in 1956 and served in that office for 25 years before retiring. He was very active in the community where he served on many committees for special events held in the town of Warrenton and the county. He was very active in the Warrenton Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon and choir director for many years. He was a faithful member of the Warrenton Kiwanis club, American Legion and VFW, having served as an officer in these organizations.
Survivors include a brother, Marion Lewellyn Holliman, Pendergrass; nieces, Kathy Belyeu Adameit and Lucy Byers Holliman; and nephew, Alti Neal Belyeu.
Burial will be in Sally Hill Cemetery in Warrenton.