Workman, William Russel

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

William Russel (Willie) Workman, 54, of Shawsville, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2007. He was born February 15, 1953. He was an avid race fan and a self employed painter.

Willie is survived by his mother, Lucy E. Workman of Elliston; sister, Alice Rakes and her husband Morris; brother, Johnny Workman and his wife Marie; sister, Peggy S. Kegley and fiance Steve; sister, Sherry Manspile and her husband Billy; two daughters, Angela Holloway and her husband Richard and Sherry Taylor; five grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was loved by his family and friends and will be sadly missed.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Shawsville Rescue Squad, PO Box 14, Shawsville, Va. 24162. A funeral service will be conducted on Monday, March 12, 2007 at 2 p.m. at Seneca Baptist Church with Pastor Virgil McHone officiating. Interment will follow at Piedmont Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 11, 2007 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Seneca Baptist Church.

Arrangements by Simpson Funeral Home, Elliston Chapel, 268-2007.