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George Arthur Marcos, Jr.
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Franke at Seaside
    1885 Rifle Range Road
    Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

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“I was saddened to hear of George's passing. He was an excellent assistant principal in my administration at Stall HS and gave his best to improve...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: William Michael Turner - GA

“To Dottie , Tommy and FamilySo sorry to hear of George's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Jim and Lynn Crowe ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Jim /Lynn Crowe - Charleston, SC

“I am very sad to hear that George has passed. We were in the same class at Erskine and we were room mates in our junior year. I loved George. he was...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Richard Beck - Folly Beach, SC

“To the family if George Marcos:I am saddened to learn that George has passed away. He was a good brother-in-law to me. My thoughts and prayers go...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Gerry (O'Quinn/Graack) Naumann


5 of 15 | Posted by: R D - SC

“We are very saddened to learn of George's passing. Many great years of friendship and neighbors on Charlyn Drive since 1977 with first Lucille and...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Joel & Phyllis Doobrow - Weston, FL

“He was my assistant principal, and I only have fond memories of him. He always had a smile on his face. ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Karen Durand - North Charleston, SC

“"Uncle George " I met him just before he came to Stall . Because I knew him , I used it to my advantage. I called him Uncle George ! He gladly went...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Teresa Brown - North Charleston, SC

“Mr Marcos was at Stall High School when I was a student and to say he was amazing in an understatement. He will truly be missed and forever a...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Jennifer Mosier - Summerville, SC

“Coach Marcus was my basketball coach at Charleston High School. I was a member of the 1971 championship team. I have fond memories of my time there...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: William Folk - Charleston, SC

“George was one of the nicest guys we all knew. The girls liked him and the boys wanted to be like him. He always had a smile and friendly wave for...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Ralph Levine - Charleston, SC

“George was one of the first boys I dated at Rivers...he was a wonderful person and so loved by all. I was a basketball cheerleader for the team the...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Betty (Rock) Turner - Seminole, FL

“I just want to give my heart felt condolences.. I also say this on behalf of my late mother, Sybil Alston, who taught at BWHS. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Cherie Esclavon (formally Alston) - SC

“George and I worked together at Bonds Wilson and North Charleston High Schools. He was a great friend who always listened and tried his best to help...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Gail Hacker - North Charleston, SC

“MR.MARCOS WAS AVERY NICE PERSON . AND GOD BLESS HIS FAMILY ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: GLENDA DAVIS - ALLEN - SC


George Arthur Marcos, Jr., 73, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Monday, July 2, 2018. George was born June 6, 1945 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late George Arthur Marcos and Lucille Croffead Marcos.

His passions were family, education, history and sports. A loving brother, loving uncle and cousin. George always had a smile on his face and loved making people smile. At Rivers High School, George was a multi-sport athlete. The highlight being co-captain of the 1964 Bears state basketball championship team.

After graduating from Erskine College, George immediately pursued a career in education starting at the High School of Charleston where he taught history and coached the basketball team (Bantams). In 1971 he coached the Bantams to the Conference 7-A Championship. He went on to earn his Masters and EdD in Education at The Citadel while teaching at St. Andrews High School and eventually working for the Charleston County Schools administration. George completed his career as Assistant Principal first at Bond Wilson High School and Stall High School. George had a reputation for being fair and always listening to both sides of a discussion and believing in a second chance for all of his students. He was a passionate believer in the power of education.

George was at Franke at Seaside for his last six years. His family is extremely grateful for all the beautiful and noble souls who looked after him and worked with him to enrich his life and to ensure his emotional and physical comfort. George knew he was loved and will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his brother Thomas Marcos (Dorothy) of Greer, SC and two nephews: Tom Marcos Jr. of Columbia, SC and David Hayward of Greenville, SC and Tony and Gillian Mark.

His Celebration of Life Service will be held Thursday, July 5, 2018 in Franke at Seaside, Rodenberg Chapel, 1885 Rifle Range Road at 2:00 p.m. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting memorials be made to the Parkinson Foundation at parkinson.org or Frankie at Seaside at 1885 Riffle Range Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464.