George Ireson, Sr.

George Richard Ireson, Sr.

1948 - 2022

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Obituary of George Richard Ireson, Sr.

Kingsport – George Richard Ireson, Sr., 74 of Kingsport, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Castlewood VA, he had lived most of his life in Kingsport. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a member of the U.S. Secret Service. Richard owned and operated Ireson’s Moving and Storage for 20 years. He was also an avid golfer.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Elbert Ireson, Sr. and Mattie Hartsock Ireson; sisters, Teresa Ireson and Regina Ireson; brother, Elbert Ireson, Jr.


Richard is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joanna Stoupakis Ireson; son, Richie Ireson; 2 grandchildren, Logan and Mia Ireson; great-granddaughter, Olivia Ireson; several nieces and nephews.


The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at Carter-Trent Funeral Home in Kingsport.


Carter-Trent Funeral Home, Kingsport is serving the Ireson family.

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5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Carter-Trent Funeral Home - Kingsport
520 Watauga Street
Kingsport, Tennessee, United States