Obituary Listings

George  William Hartley
There are condolences waiting approval on George 's Tribute wall
Obituary for George William Hartley

George William “Bill” Hartley, 94, passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Somerset Court surrounded by his family.

George was born in Johnston County on September 30, 1922 to the late Matthew Herbert Hartley and Lula Williford Hartley. He was married to the late Inez Watkins Hartley. George retired from the Johnston County Sanitation Department. A veteran of World War II, he proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps. George will always be remembered for his love of a good practical joke whether done to him or by him as well as his true love of family, friends, life, and work.

A service to celebrate George’s life will be held on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the sanctuary of The First Pentecostal Holiness Church with Pastor Bill Rose and Pastor Dennis Pollock officiating. Interment will follow in Princeton Cemetery with military honors.

George is survived by his son, Steve Hartley and wife Claudia Massaro of Ashburn, Virginia; son, Terry L. Hartley and wife Annette of Goldsboro; four grandsons and seven great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Thursday, September 7, 2017 from 7:00 – 9:00 PM at Seymour Funeral Home and at other times, at the home of Terry and Annette Hartley, 110 Red Field Place, Goldsboro, NC 27530

Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to Community Home Care and Hospice, 2309 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, NC 27534.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of George William Hartley, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service

1300 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Funeral Service




11:00 AM
The First Pentecostal Holiness Church

1100 The First Church Road
Goldsboro, NC 27534





12:00 PM
Princeton Cemetery

Dr. Donnie Jones Jr. Blvd
Princeton, NC 27569

Cemetery Details


Princeton Cemetery

Dr. Donnie Jones Jr. Blvd
Princeton, NC 27569

Memorial Contribution

Community Home Care and Hospice

2309 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldbsoro, NC 27534

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
George  William Hartley

Thank you for sharing your
memory of George

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.