William H. "Bill" Haff, 85, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2013, following a period of declining health. |
Born in Townsend, Ga., on Jan. 4, 1928, he was the son of the late Thomas Mansfield and Ethel Harvey Haff. Mr. Haff was retired from the Northeast Georgia Medical Center with more than 30 years of service. He was also retired from the Hall County School System. He was a member of Prospect Baptist Church and was a U.S. Navy veteran. One of Mr. Haff's most favorite things to do was visit Tallulah Falls.
Mr. Haff is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Ronnie Pressley; son, Richard Haff, all of Gainesville; son and daughter-in-law, Dennis Haff and Lanetta Davis, Lawrenceville; John and Judy Haff, Gainesville; brother, Ben Haff, California; sister and brother-in-law, Pat and Albert Nations-Albanese, Florida.; sister, Martha Suggs, Gainesville; sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and Jack Davidson, Lula; Sandra and Mike Couch, Cleveland; grandchildren, Chris and Carrie Haff, Shane and Amy Haff, Amber and John Hawkins, Brittin and Charles Gibbs, Ricky Haff, Kimberly and Michael Walker Jr., Nick and Tanya Pressley, Jeremy Thompson; great-grandchildren, Blakely, Bailey, Carlee, Madysen, Ashlyn, Allie, Dillon, Jacob, Breanna, Cheyenne, Elizabeth, Damien, Omar, Lupe, Ulissa, Joshua, Taylor, Haley, Kassie, Michael, Talia; and a number of nieces; and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home. The Rev. Ronald Seabolt will officiate. Interment will be at Tallulah Falls Cemetery at 3 p.m. The family will receive friends at the Little & Davenport Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, from 2-8 p.m.
Those wishing to make online condolences may do so at www.littledavenport.com.
Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway, S.W., Gainesville, GA 30501, is in charge of arrangements.
Little & Davenport, Gainesville
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on June 18, 2013