William Joseph "Bill" Warner of Rockwood went to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 4, 2013.
He was born Feb. 10, 1942, to Willard Leslie and Emma Carmen Leffew Warner, who proceeded him in his recent journey, as did his older baby sister, Peggy Ann Warner; grandson, Christopher Cofer; and his parents-in-law, Walter and Launa Lawson. He retired from Burlington Industries, where he was a security guard for 42 years. He was a member of Rockwood Baptist Tabernacle.
Remaining here until their journeys are his wife of 47 years, Ada Louise Lawson Warner; brother, James Edward "Jim" Warner; daughter and son-in-law, Tina and David Nealon; daughter and fiancÃ©, Leslie Warner and Jason Coleman; son and daughter-in-law, Bart and Holly Warner; grandchildren, William Jeffery "Jesse" Teague, Jason Cofer, Logan Cofer, Bobby Cofer and fiancÃ©e Heather Oran, Kelsey Erickson, Nick Warner, Josh Cottrill, Zach Ford, Kristy Kelly and husband Jason, Christopher Stevens and wife Sandy, and David Nealon Jr.; great-grandchildren, Perry, Brilee, Aizlynn, Kaitlin, Wyatt, Misty, Zach, Brouke, Cody, Amanda and Cyndel. He also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The family received friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday, July 8, in Rockwood Baptist Tabernacle. The service followed at 2 p.m. in Rockwood Baptist Tabernacle, with the Rev. Louis Capps officiating. Burial followed at Oak Grove Cemetery, Rockwood. Evans Mortuary, Rockwood, was in charge of arrangements.
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