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William Henry Bishop, Jr.

November 4, 1930 October 10, 2017
William Henry Bishop, Jr.
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Obituary for William Henry Bishop, Jr.

William Henry Bishop, Jr., 86, of Andersonville, died Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Perfect Care in Americus. A native of Sumter County, he was born November 4, 1930 to the late William Henry Bishop, Sr. and Opal Freeman Bishop. He was the owner and operator of Reliable Roofing Company, enjoyed gardening, and raising his livestock.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 13, 2017 at Freeman-Hardin Cemetery in Andersonville. At other times, the family may be contacted at the home of Bill and Kathy Bishop, 202 Smith St. in Americus.

Survivors include two daughters and a son-in-law, Gail and Tom Williams of Fort Valley, and Robin Purvis of Virginia; five sons and three daughters-in-law: Bill and Kathy Bishop of Americus, Greg Bishop of Andersonville, Blake and Rhonda Bishop of Tallahassee, FL, Ricky Bishop of Fort Valley, and Jason Faircloth of Americus; fourteen grandchildren, and fifteen great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Keith Bishop; and a sister, Thelma Satterfield.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Salem United Methodist Church, 942 Upper River Rd., Americus, Ga 31709.

Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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11:00 AM 10/13/2017 11:00:00 AM
Freeman-Hardin Cemetery

Toad Road
Andersonville, GA 31711

Freeman-Hardin Cemetery
Toad Road Andersonville 31711 GA
United States

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Freeman-Hardin Cemetery Final Resting Place

Toad Road
Andersonville, GA 31711

Toad Road Andersonville 31711 GA
United States

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