RM Curtis York
March 23, 1939 - April 5, 2023

R.M. Curtis York, age 84 of Chickamauga, passed away Wednesday April 5, 2023.

He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Ringgold. Curtis was a retired truck driver, was very active in raising birds and loved dogs. He was a die-hard Braves fan and loved fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Bertha York; wife of 48 years, Juanita York; daughter, Marilyn Burkett; grandsons, Randy Burr and Richard “Pooh” Burr; brothers, Ralph York, Harvey York, A.C. York and J.P. York; and sisters, Iva Lee Stevens, Dorothy Guinn and Martha Miller.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 12 years, Jo York; daughters, Connie Burr (Wayne) and Kimberly Claiborne (Terry); brother, Larry York; sister, Jeanette Prince; grandson, Rodney Burr (Jennifer); many great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren; several nieces nephews, extended family and many friends.

Visitation will be 4pm until 8pm Monday, Tuesday 10am until 8pm and Wednesday 10am until 1pm at the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel of Wilson Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be 1pm Wednesday in the funeral home chapel. Rev. Jackie Swanson officiating. Entombment will follow at Calvary Gardens Mausoleum.
Arrangements entrusted to W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes Fort Oglethorpe Chapel, 555 W. Cloud Springs Road Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742.

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Wilson Funeral Home – Ft. Oglethorpe Chapel
555 West Cloud Springs Road
Ft. Oglethorpe, GA 30742
(706) 866-5555

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Wilson Funeral Home – Ft. Oglethorpe Chapel
555 West Cloud Springs Road
Ft. Oglethorpe, GA 30742
(706) 866-5555