Originally created 09/07/98

Mr. Ben Williford



Mr. Ben Williford, 71, of 1938 Satcher Blvd., died Saturday, Sept. 5, 1998, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Poteet Funeral Home, Peach Orchard Road, with the Revs. Charles Whisnant and Marion Jay officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mr. Williford, a native of Glascock County, Ga., had retired from Colonial Bakery and had worked with Williford Heating and Air Conditioning. He was a member, deacon and church board member of Freedom Fellowship Assembly Church.

Survivors include his wife, Nell Brassell Williford; three sons, Billy Williford, Keith Williford and Don Williford, all of Augusta; a daughter, Marchelle W. Ramos, Augusta; two sisters, Ethel Norton and Virginia Gay, both of Wrens, Ga.; and 11 grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be William Williford, Nathan Williford, Blake Williford, Brandon Williford Busby, Ray Story and Earl Collins.