William Howard Pollock

Mr. William Howard Pollock, age 60, of Jefferson died Saturday, March 16, 2013.

Mr. Pollock was born in Pelham, the son of the late H.L. and Rose Sasser Pollock Sr. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church, and for 37 years, worked with youth of all ages in various sports activities. He was recently inducted into the Jackson County Parks and Recreation Hall of Fame and was a founding member of the Jefferson Recreation Department. He was retired from USDA where he worked as a Food Inspector for 39 years. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Pollock.

Survivors include: his wife, Nancy Morrell Pollock of Jefferson; daughter and son in law, Jenn and Jon Ray of Jefferson; son and daughter in law, Jody and Tracy Pollock of Dublin; grandchildren, Jonathan, Nate, and Harlie Ray and Caroline and Cason Pollock; four sisters, Annie Lee Wells of Pelham, Elizabeth Heath of Albany, Debra Nixon of Thomasville, and Cheryl Adams of Pelham; five brothers, Frank Pollock of Opelika, Alabama, Clarence Pollock of Farmington, Zach Pollock of Vienna, Hugh Lee Pollock of Cairo and Donald Pollock of Pelham.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 18 from the Church at Southside, 100 Crooked Creek Road, Athens, with Reverend Eric Shelton and Reverend Olen Cain officiating with burial to follow in Evans Memory Gardens in Jefferson.

Flowers are optional, those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Jefferson Baseball Program, 575 Washington Street, Jefferson, Georgia 30549.

Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Mar. 18 to Apr. 17, 2013