AUGUSTA, Ga. - Departed this life Wednesday, August 2, 2006 at University Hospital. Survivors left to cherish his memories: two daughters, Gwendolyn Phinizy of Jacksonville, Fla. and Evelyn Williamson of Aiken ; two sons, Jerome (Elaine) Sabb of Augusta and Larry (Lucretia) Williamson of Beech Island, S.C.; one brother, Arthur Bowers of Florence, S.C.; mother in-law, Rose Gaines, Aiken, S.C.; four sisters-in-law, Frankie Jordan, Augusta, Betty Smith of Aiken, Catherine Simmons and Joanne Gaines, both of Atlanta; two brothers-in-law, Dennis Smith, Sr. and Douglas Gaines, both of Aiken; a very special and dear friend, Lucille Jordan; eight grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 8, 2006 at Runs Missionary Baptist Church, Beech Island, S.C. at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Family will assemble 1:15 from 2432 Cummings Rd. The body will lie in state one hour prior to service. Peoples Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-August 8, 2006