Funeral services for Mr. William Downing, Sr. will be held Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, from Cooper Hill Baptist Church with viewing from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral hour. Interment will follow in the Sons of Wisdom and Daughters of Light Society Cemetery.
Mr. Downing of 127 Leroy Oliver Dr. passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013 in a Laurens County health care facility.
Survivors include: children, Ms. Carolyn Downing, Mr. William Downing, Jr., and Mrs. Tracy Baker (Korie), all of Milledgeville, Mr. Jerome Williams (Carol) of Stafford, Va. and Mrs. Joyce Jackson (James) of Chattanooga, Tenn.; among his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, a devoted great granddaughter, Amaria Jhe’nel Holsey, and a host of other relatives.
Friends may visit the family at the residence of Mr. William Downing Jr., 106 Hillandale Dr.
Words of sympathy may be expressed at www.slatersfuneralhomeinc.com .
Slater’s Funeral Home Inc. has charge of local arrangements.