TRENTON, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mr. William Craig Silas, 61, of Hummingbird Lane, Trenton, SC, who died November 10, 2006, will be conducted Monday morning at 11 o'clock from the Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home. Rev. Jackie R. Robinson and Rev. Tony Christie officiating. Interment in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mr. Silas was a life-long resident of the North Augusta-Augusta area, having made Trenton his recent home. He was the great grandson of James U. Jackson, founder of North Augusta. Mr. Silas was retired from Pfizer Chemical Company and son of the late Robert E. and Helen Alexander Silas, Sr. Survivors include two sons, Bill Shaw, Columbia County and Russell Silas, North Augusta; a daughter, Gidget Silas, Phoenix, AZ; a brother, Bob Silas, Chelsea, AL; step mother, Lillian Silas, North Augusta and a granddaughter, Samantha Lynn. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. The family will be at the residenceof Mrs. Lillian Silas, 35 Summit Commons Court, North Augusta, SC. Memorials may be made to Woodlawn Baptist Church Building Fund, 4943 Columbia Road, Grovetown, GA 30813. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry online at www.poseyfuneralhome.com .
The Augusta Chronicle-November 12, 2006