George P. Burdell (in Memorium)
Born: Feb 28, 1888
Died: Feb 28, 1995
George P. Burdell was killed crossing North Avenue
in Atlanta on his 107th birthday. Helping his
great, great grandaughter Tammie cross from the
Varsity (the World's Largest Drivein), he was
struck down by a passing Sears truck.
Best known graduate of Georgia Tech
Master's Golf Tournament 3rd place
War hero (WW I)
USO hero (WW II)
PhDs in Chemistry, EE
Inventor (several patents)
Honorary PhD in CS
Honorary DD from Harvard
Board of Directors, Mad Magazine
Burdell is survived by his 3rd wife Edna (79),
7 children, 32 grandchildren, 61 great grandchildren,
and his great, great grandaughter, Tammie Donnell-Liebeskind
(6), most of whom still live in the Atlanta area.
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