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William Warner Obituary
WARNER, William "Bill" Lewis William "Bill" Lewis Warner, 90, of Grayson, GA died peacefully at home on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, surrounded by family members. He was born October 1, 1927, in St. Louis, MO. He served as a private in the U.S. Air Force, stationed in Germany. After his military service, he earned a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis where he was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity. He then moved to Atlanta and spent most of his career at the Kliklok-Woodman Company in Decatur, GA where he designed and built food packaging machinery. In 1957, he married Nelda E. Carter of Odum, GA and was blessed throughout his life with many wonderful friends and family whom he loved. After retirement, Bill became an expert in geneology, researching his & Nelda's families. He also enjoyed spending many hours writing. He was an active member of First Baptist of Grayson serving the church in various positions. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Marjory Lucile Sherer Warner and Edwin Morton Warner. He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Nelda Carter Warner; his children, Mark & Rhonda Warner of Suwanee, GA and Heidi & Dan Whitehead of Lincolnton, GA; granddaughter Meagan Whitehead of Decatur, GA; grandsons Charles & Abigail Warner & their daughter, Samantha, of Orlando, FL and Will & Amy Warner & their son, Liam, of Dacula, GA; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Bill was blessed with the loyal and loving attention of wonderful caregivers. Visitation will be held from 6:00 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5th, and 12:30 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6th, at Tom M. Wages Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy. in Lawrenceville, followed by the Funeral Service at 2:00 p.m. on Oct. 6th. Burial will be at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Grayson. For those wishing to make a donation in Bill's memory, we are suggesting either CurePSP (Progressive Supranuclear Palsy is the condition related to Parkinson's with which Bill was afflicted), or Samaritan's Purse. Donation envelopes will be available at the funeral home or you can learn more about their projects and purposes and make your donation online at www.psp.org or www.samaritanspurse.org/our-ministry/donate-online.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Oct. 5, 2017
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