President of Return Day Debby Jones is pleased to announce that the Honorable George B. Cole will be Return Day Grand Marshal for 2018Sussex County Councilman George Cole, who is stepping down after 32 years on council, will be the grand marshal for the 2018 Sussex County Return Day Parade Thursday, Nov. 8.Mr. Cole, who is stepping down after 32 years as the longest-serving council member in Sussex County history, will have a VIP seat as grand marshal for the 2018 Return Day Parade Thursday, Nov. 8.“He has been in service to the county for a very long time,” said Sussex County Return Day Committee President Debra Jones. “So, to honor that service and all of his support, we were very happy to offer him the position of grand marshal. And, he has accepted!”George has always supported Return Day,” said Return Day Committee Vice President Jim Bowden. “He has always been here.”Mr. Cole, who will turn 68 two weeks after this Return Day, says he is truly honored, noting family ties his family had with the late Nutter Marvel, a passionate supporter of Return Day whose carriages to this day participate in the parade, and the Marvel family.