Originally created 08/19/00

Mr. Willie Oliver



Mr. Willie Lee Oliver, 75, of Japonica Avenue, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2000, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul Baptist Church, Girard, with the Rev. Wendell Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Oliver, a native of Burke County, had retired as a custodian and was a member of St. Paul Baptist Church.

The family said: "Daddy was a hard-working, devoted and dedicated father, uncle and friend. He will be truly missed."

Survivors include three sons, Willie James Oliver, Ralph Oliver and Willie James Newton, all of Augusta; a daughter, Geneva O. Foreman, Aiken; a brother, Enoch Oliver, New Haven, Conn.; and 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Frank Royal, Joe Priester, Joe Floyd, Ozzie Walker, John Smith and Randy Brigham.

Friends may call at the residence or at W.H. Mays Mortuary.