George Edward Wyatt Jr.

Published 6:04 pm Tuesday, March 8, 2022

George “Buddy” Edward Wyatt, Jr.: Buddy (76) passed away on March 5, 2022 in Tifton, GA. He was born on January 4, 1946 in Hampton, VA at the old Dixie Hospital. He attended Smithfield High School, where he graduated in 1963. Buddy was survived by his wife of 20 years, Judy Raulerson; daughter and her spouse, Melissa and Rich Bowen; brother and his wife, James and Janet Wyatt; one nephew, Guy Cofer Wyatt; and two nieces, Lori (Wyatt) and Daniel de la Reza, and Nicole Wyatt. He was preceded in death by his parents George E. Wyatt, Sr. (Rescue, VA) and Dr. Leona Eastwood (Newport News, VA), and his previous wives, Dee Wyatt (Baltimore, MD) and Barbara Wyatt (Rescue, VA). Buddy was a talented carpenter and an avid hunter and fisherman. He raised many champion rabbits and a variety of fancy chickens. Graveside service will be held Tuesday, March 8, 2022, 2 p.m. at Battery Park Cemetery. Online condolences may be registered at

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