The Life of George Updike of Huddleston

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‘Everything’s going to be OK’

By Doug Cooper

    Editor’s note: Bedford Museum director Doug Cooper visited George Updike prior to his death and talked about his life in Huddleston and his service  in WWII. George  was well known for his frequent comment to any situation; “Everything’s gonna be OK. That interview, reprinted in part here, first appeared in a Bedford Museum newsletter in 2011. George Edward Updike, Sr., 88, of Huddleston, passed away Friday, March 8. He was a retired Supervisor of the Lane Company of Altavista and a member of Bethesda United Methodist Church.

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