William A. Bacon
William "Bill" A. Bacon, 62, of Biloxi, MS, passed away on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 after a long courageous battle with cancer.
Bill was preceded in death by his father, William A. Bacon.
He is survived by his loving fiancee, Pamela G. Dill; mother, Carolee Bacon Davis; sons, Will Bacon, III (Heather) and Andrew M. Bacon; grandchildren, Kaya, Mina, Nick, Andrew, Jr., and Elizabeth.
Bill was born September 11, 1951 in Jackson, MS and attended school at Sewanee Military Academy. He graduated from Eastern Illinois College. Bill proudly served in the United States Air Force, and retired as Joint Instructor at the 336th Training Squadron, Global Command and Control System at Keesler Air Force Base.
After retiring, Bill enjoyed traveling, playing golf, fishing and hunting with family and friends. He was a member of the Gulf Coast Pistol & Rifle Club.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Allison Wall, Dr. Ed Davidson, and the caring Third Floor staff of Gulfport Memorial Hospital.
Burial with United States Air Force honors will be scheduled at a later date.
Memorials may be made to: Trinity Episcopal Church, PO Box 459, Pass Christian, MS, in care of Rev. Liz Jones. RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, Gulfport, served the family. Memories may be shared at www.riemannfamily.com
Published in Clarion Ledger on May 4, 2014
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