George Adrian McCaskill, age 77, passed away Monday December 9, 2019 at his home in Robbins, North Carolina.

Funeral service will be 12 noon, Friday, December 13, 2019 at Kennedy Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Pine Rest Cemetery.

A native of Robbins, he was the son of the late Edgar McCaskill and Savanna Moore McCaskill.

George or “GA” as he was known to many, raised both his children in Robbins. An avid sportsman, “GA” spent his time fishing, hunting and golfing in the Sandhills area. “GA” may also be remembered by those he helped at the Tarheel Drugstore in Robbins and as a referee for youth sports in the Moore County recreation department. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Cheryl Rush, Kinza Ritter and Amy Thomas for their assistance in taking care of George during his last few years with us. George was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Martindale McCaskill.

George is survived by his son Miles McCaskill of Robbins, North Carolina; his daughter Laurie McCaskill Shepard and husband Scott Shepard of Navarre, Florida; and his older brother, Harold McCaskill and wife Frankie. George was blessed with one granddaughter, Sierra Shepard Putman and her husband James Tanner Putman of Fort Mill, South Carolina.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 PM, Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Kennedy Funeral Home.  

Kennedy Funeral Home is honored to serve the McCaskill family. 

Condolences on line at pinesfunerals.com

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  1. I am very sorry for your loss. He was always a nice, friendly man who will be remembered with a smile as he always had to greet everyone. God Bless you all at this time and in the days ahead. You will be remembered in our prayers.

  2. Prayers for Miles and family. GA was a good man that I always enjoyed talking with and being around. Very sorry to hear of his passing.

  3. Our prayers are with Miles, Laurie and the rest of the family. Always enjoyed talking with GA. He had such a sense of humor and brought laughter to everyone he met. God Bless You All

  4. Miles and family, You have our sincere condolences. GA was one of the great in sports and in dealing with people. He will surely be missed. He helped us many times when working at the pharmacy in Robbins. Don and Randy Boone. Jean Boone Arles and Bradie Taylor

  5. Miles and family, Our sincerest sympathy is with you today. GA was one of the best in sports and dealing with people at the pharmacy in Robbins. He will be missed. Don and Randy Boone, Jean Boone of Eagles Springs NC, Arles and Bradie Taylor Carthage NC

  6. Our hearts are filled with sadness with the loss of GA, whose love of life and family was contagious. You are All in our prayers.

  7. Sorry about the passing of your dad. We thought a lot of him. He was always so kind and friendly to everyone at Tarheel Drug. With our deepest sympathy and prayers now and the days to come !

  8. Miles & Laurie:
    Our heartfelt sympathy is with you and your family. We have always loved GA – and know the special McCaskill memories will hold our family together! He was so very proud of both of his kids! You-two were his greatest gifts in life!
    NOW, help each other fill the void…
    He said he knew his Maker, and that, sweet cousins, is PEACE.

  9. Laurie and Miles,

    You know you are your Daddy’s greatest achievement and his love of you both knew no bounds. I hope you are able to keep that in mind and find some comfort in how proud he was of both of you during this really difficult time. I love you guys and am praying for your peace.

  10. Sorry to hear of the loss of a Elise High classmate an very good friend, prayers for the family and may God give you peace.

  11. We are thinking of you in your time of sorrow. Please know that we will pray for your intentions and the leave that you will welcome and deserve.

  12. G.A. was a good friend of mind, played golf with him also played against his team in High School. All of us remember him working in the drug store .His orange and lemonade was the BEST!!

  13. I have know GA since we played pony league baseball against each other and always saw him as one of the good guys. Miles you and rest of family in my prayers.

  14. Prayers for Miles and all of the family during this time. G.A. was a great man. Many memories of him and the trips to get the best orangeades with my Dad. He was always so sweet!

  15. So Sorry, to hear about G.A., he was a great guy. He knew my 2 older brothers better than me, sadly they are gone too. I would stop by the drug store, and he would fix me one of his famous orange aid’s. Really enjoyed talking with him. Heaven is getting a Good Man !!

  16. Miles, Laurie, Harold and family and Robbins folks,

    sad to hear about your dad, brother, and friend. G.A. was a great guy, and growing up in Robbins, He touched many of our lives with his friendship, his humor, he is one of the funniest people i have ever met, and G.A and Harold together, well, no words for that, and yes he did make a mean orangeade, lemonade and milkshake. I remember he always made me smile, laugh and feel good talking with him. The photo you have is great of him, throwing a knuckleball which I’m sure he showed many, many including me how to throw, is priceless. Miles and Laurie, I’m sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you, he will be missed by all he met.

  17. So sorry to hear this. Haven’t seen him in years, but, can always remember him with the most friendliest smile every time I saw him. He made me and a lot of us some of the best orange aids ever. My Parents especially my Dad talked highly of him. Thinking of Miles and Laura at this time. Prayers for all.

  18. So sorry. GA was a person that you could never forget. Happy hunting and fishing GA. You and Anthony save me some to run when I get up there.

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