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William Leon Frederick Sr.

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William Leon Frederick Sr. Obituary
William Leon Frederick, Sr.

AGE: 81 • Canon, GA

William Leon Frederick, Sr., 81, of Canon, Georgia, formerly of Delaware, peacefully went home to be with the Lord on August 8, 2016. He was one of the sons of the late Joseph and Laura Frederick, owner of Jos. Frederick & Sons, Inc. in Wilmington.

He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Jane, daughter Debi (Buzz) Bartlett of GA, daughter Lynda (Phil) Taylor of Bear, son Bill, Jr. (Kelly) of GA, son David (Linda) of GA, eleven grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two brothers Bob and Ken; two sisters Naomi Owensby, and JoAnn Kempista of DE.

Bill was the president of the Wilmington chapter of Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship during the early 1960's. He was Speaker of the House of Representatives during his third term as a district Representative from 1967-1972. After moving to Georgia in 1983 he served on the Board of Directors and worked in the office of Franklin Life Pregnancy Center. He was co-founder of Agape Restoration Ministries in Athens, GA.

A memorial service will be held in Georgia. In lieu of flowers, the Wm. Frederick Memorial Fund has been set up at Northeast GA Bank, PO Box 510, Carnseville, GA 30521.
Published in The News Journal on Aug. 21, 2016
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