William (Bill) Decker Booker
June 11, 1937 - April 11, 2014
Macon, GA- William (Bill) Decker Booker was born June 11, 1937 and departed this life on April 11, 2014. Services will be 12:00 noon Tuesday, April 15, 2014 in the Chapel of Hutchings Funeral Home. Interment - Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville.
As a young man, he enlisted in the United States Navy
where he served in the Korean Conflict
and the Vietnam War
. In 1975, after 24 years of military service, he retired from the Navy and the USS Independence.
He was predeceased by his daughter, Donna Nicole Booker.
Survivors: loving wife, Gwendolyn Stroud Booker; children, Travis Booker, Emmanuel Booker, Demetrius (Denise) Booker, Terry Booker, Loreen Booker Brown; Evie Hargrove, Elbert (Chiquita) Booker and Adrian Booker; aunt Pauline Taylor; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; cousins, nieces, nephews, in-laws and caregivers.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to St. Peter Claver Catholic Church on Ward Street.
Family contact: 1270 Davis St. East.