George L. Bahlman, 99 years and 10 months old, passed away Sept. 10, 2018 at Arbor Grace Wellness Center. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 at Grace Chapel at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Littlefield Memorial Park in the Masonic Garden, complete with Masonic Rites performed by Littlefield Masonic Lodge No. 1161. George was born Nov. 3, 1918 in DeWitt, Texas to the late Charles F. Bahlman and Elizabeth Stehle of Winters, Texas. George and his late wife, Ethel Mae Fry, moved to the Bula Community in 1955, where they farmed for over 50 years. He was involved in Lions Club, Boy Scouts and other community activities. He loved to farm, go fishing, and play dominoes. He became a Mason in 1967 and was honored with a 50-year pin as a Mason in 2017. He was a Past Master of Littlefield Lodge No. 1161 AF & AM, and served in many offices. He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Bula and in Littlefield. He sang in the choir and was a member of various committees related to the church. George is survived by a daughter, Georgia Griese and husband, Richard, of Littlefield. Memorial donations can be made to the Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, PO Box 199300, Dallas, TX 75219-9842, or Habitat for Humanity, 322 W Lamar St., Americus, GA 31709-3498, or your favorite charity.

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