William Cecil Josey, 76, of Colquitt, Ga., were held Friday, Sept. 26 2008, in Sheffield Funeral Chapel with Sam Dunn officiating.

Interment followed in Boykin Church of God Cemetery with nephews serving as pallbearers.

Mr. Josey was born in
Decatur County, Ga., and died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008, at his residence.

He was an automotive mechanic and member of
Bethel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death his wife, Edith Josey, and a son, Benjie Josey.

He is survived by a son, Danny Josey of Bainbridge; three daughters, Cinda Butler, Kathy Chapman and Paula Worthington, all of Bainbridge; two stepsons, Robert Barber and Mike McComb, both of Bainbridge; a stepdaughter, Jody McComb of Bainbridge; six sisters, Dorothy Milliner and Betty Tucker, both of Colquitt, Shirley Emerson and Ann Trylovich, both of Albany, Ga., Marilyn Dunn of Bainbridge and Carolyn Glass of Holly Hills, Fla.; eight grandchildren, four step-grandchildren and six great-grandchildren and a special friend and caregiver, Betty Josey of Colquitt.

Colquitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


Born 26 Sep 1931