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It is with great sadness that the Myles Family announce the passing of Captain George Frank Myles, Jr. 

A native of Augusta, Georgia, George Myles was a football and basketball star at his beloved T.W. Josey High School. He attended Morris Brown College on a football scholarship, and met his number one cheerleader, his future wife, Jacqueline Williams. Upon graduation, he was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in 1970. 

During the course of his career, George served in the Florida National Guard, was a General Manager of the flagship Sears in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, Commissioner for the City of Lauderhill and served on the boards of numerous community organizations such as the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce and Urban League of Broward County. 

He is survived by his wife, of 46 years, Jacqueline Williams Myles, a retired educator; three daughters, Tequisha, Kendyll, and Kersti Myles; one grandchild, Savannah; sister, Fossteen Reese (Ellenwood, GA); brother, Michael Myles (Augusta, GA); aunt, Juanita Phillips (Decatur, GA); and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and godchildren. 

In lieu of flowers, donations are requested in honor of George Frank Myles payable to the George Frank Myles, Jr. Memorial Scholarship. Donations can be mailed to 7635 Stirling Bridge Blvd., N. Delray Beach, FL 33446. The family has established a scholarship fund to help student athletes attend a Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).

Funeral Arrangements: Wake: Friday, March 9, 2018, 5:30-7:30pm, Mt. Hermon AME Church, 401 NW 7th Terrace, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311

Funeral: Saturday, March 10, 2018 10:00am, Mt. Hermon AME Church, 401 NW 7th Terrace, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311

Repast immediately following the service at the Mt. Hermon AME Church Family Life Center

Interment: Monday, March 12, 2018, South Florida National Cemetery, 6501 N. State Road 7, Lake Worth, FL 33449

W. H. May Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706)722-6401.

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  • Thursday, March 08, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ W.H. Mays Mortuary
  • Friday, March 09, 2018
    I HAVE KNOWN YOU SINCE 1979 WITH OUR TIME AT SEARS. YOU WERE A PROFESSIONAL, THEN CONTINUED OUR FRIENDSHIP AT MT HERMON AME AND FOR A TIME OUR BREAKFASTS WERE SPECIAL AFTER EARLY SERVICE. THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES.
    ~ MILTON ELLERSON   FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
  • Thursday, April 05, 2018
    Jackie, Our condolences are with you during this time of grief. May you find comfort knowing that George will be with you again in the future. Our prayers are with you. George will be well remembered by us from MBC and as our homeboy.
    ~ Tony & Berenice Williams   Augusta, GA