Aurora’S Wal-Mart Has A Tattooed Greeter!

pedrokoeler in Stories

Aurora, Illinois Wal-Mart has a very different greeter. A tattooed greeter!

George Cornwell has just turned 70, and the Vietnam veteran couldn’t look happier! He is the tattooed, bike riding and though looking greeter at the Aurora, Il, Wal-Mart!

George Cornwell, photo by Laura Stoecker
George Cornwell, photo by Laura Stoecker

Besides his tough look, George couldn’t be more of a sweetheart, cheerfully greeting everyone who walks in and out of the the store in excitement for life! "I try to make people happy, no matter what. You've got to enjoy life," He said recently in an interview with the Daily Herald.

George gives a little girl a sticker, photo by Laura Stoecker
George gives a little girl a sticker, photo by Laura Stoecker

He went viral online after the hosts of US99 morning show, Lisa Dent and Ramblin’ Ray posted a video of him on their Facebook page. With the radio host admitting that he was the biggest bang they ever posted on their page.

George and a regular customer greeting, photo by Laura Stoecker
George and a regular customer greeting, photo by Laura Stoecker

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The retired greeter sometimes startles people that aren’t expecting a big tattooed loud greeter, but in the end the customers love him!

George's famous three-wheeled Harley Davidson, photo by Laura Stoecker
George's famous three-wheeled Harley Davidson, photo by Laura Stoecker

Not much is know about his past other than he used to drink a lot, and found his way again through church. You can always spot him around town on his Harley Davidson three-wheeler, what he never lets out of site!

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