City of Weatherford, Retiree
George is the OkMRF Trustee Emeritus. He retired as City Administrator from the City of Weatherford where he served for thirty (30) years. Prior to that, George was a City Commissioner and Vice Mayor for five (5) years and worked as a T. G. & Y. store manager for sixteen (16) years. George served as a Board Member on the South Western Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) and the Oklahoma Municipal League (OML). He was inducted into both the Weatherford and Cushing High School Alumni Hall of Fames. In 1991, George received the Don Rider Award. In 2004, George was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame for City and Town Officials.
George has served on the OkMRF Board of Trustees since 1982. He was the Board Chair for twenty (20) years and named Trustee Emeritus on March 31, 2016. The Board honored George by developing the George F. Wilkinson award in his name. This prestigious award is to be presented annually to an outstanding OkMRF Authorized Agent in the state of Oklahoma.
In Memoriam 1923-2017