George "Pop Winkle" Washington III, 26, a resident and native of New Iberia, LA passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 4:15 pm at Iberia Medical Center.
Visitation will be observed on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Jones Funeral Home 1101 Main Street Franklin, LA, from 8:00 AM until funeral services at 11:00 AM. Pastor Keith Carter will officiate the services. Burial will follow funeral services in the Sorrel Community Cemetery in Sorrel, LA.
Memories of George Washington, III or "Pop Winkle," as he was known to many, will forever remain in the hearts of his parents, George Washington, Jr. and Shirley Ann Gabriel Washington of New Iberia, LA; four brothers, Peter Gabriel of Eagle Pass, TX. Dontrell Washington, Jamarion Washington, and Rodney Washington; three sisters, Tracy Gabriel, Jessica Gabriel, and Lukala Washington all of New Iberia, LA; his grandfather, George Washington, Sr. of Sorrel, LA and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
George Washington, III., was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather and both his maternal and paternal grandmothers.