The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at Jehovah Baptist Church, 201 Chatham Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Andersonville National Cemetery, 496 Cemetery Road, Andersonville, Georgia with military honors.
Willie Lee was born April 2, 1936 in Macon County, Georgia to the late Willie Lee Law Sr. and Mamie White Law. He was educated in the public school system of Macon County. He was a Veteran of United States Army, after he was honorably discharged on April 7th 1961.
He joined the New Pond Baptist Church of Cross Road Community. He was a member of Oglethorpe Masonic Lodge #291. After many years of dedicated service, he retired from Southern Frozen Foods, Inc. as a forklift operator.
He was united in holy matrimony to the former Vivian Sykes; and to this union they were blessed with six children. A son, Alvin C. "Curtis" Law, preceded him in death.
Survivors include a devoted wife of 53 years, Vivian Law, Oglethorpe, Georgia; children, Angela Crittendon of Hampton, Georgia, Cheryl Law (Irad), Judy Smith (Jeff), both of Oglethorpe, Georgia, Billy Ray Law, Ellenwood, Georgia and Travis Law, of Baltimore, Maryland; eight grandchildren, Tara Hamilton, Shonda Pettway, Carla Crumpton, Keisha Law, LaTasha Terry, Kortnee Smith, Darius Smith, Jameko (Curt) Law, and Joshua Law; 12 great-grandchildren; siblings, Betty Jean Jackson (Hayward) Hartford, Connecticut and Annette Milner (Willie), Winsor, Connecticut; aunts, Ruth Cranston, Altomonte Springs, Florida, Vera Braswell, Austell, Georgia, Clara Mae White, Daytona Beach, Florida, and Rilla Mae Gibson, Atlanta, Georgia; a host of other relatives and friends.
Cheryl, Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal. Keeping you and your family lifted in prayer during this time of sorrow.
Rusha Gardner & Spencer McDowell
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. God bless
The Horsley's, Preston, GA
No words can really help to ease the loss you bear just know that you are very close in my every thought and prayer
Ophelia Waters & Family
With Deepest Sympathy
The Bailey/Porter Family
The Hosley Family of the Payne Bottom Community
Thinking of you in your time of sorrow. We are praying for a better and brighter day, may God continue to bless each of you.
The Melvin-Rumph Family.
Judy, may the Lord be with you and your family in your time of sorrow.
Charles and Martha Harris
With deepest sympathy for your loss.
Bennie & Barbara Duncan & Family
Our deepest condolences to the Law Family. May God continue to bless and keep you. You are in our hearts.
Love Michael and Val Dingle
With deepest sympathy.
Margaret and JW McCants
To Mrs. Vivian, Angela, Cheryl & Irad, Judy & Jeff. We're so saddened by the Loss of Your Dear Husband, and Father. Do Look to the hills from whence all of Our Help comes from, We know that All of it comes from Our Lord. And He will surely give you all that added strength to carry on. May God Bless each of You is Our Prayer. We Love You,
Sheila Clark & Family
MAY GOD BLESS THE LAW FAMILY IN THEIR TIME OF SORROW. A GOOD SOLIDER HAS GONE ON TO GLORY.
LARRY D.(BETTIE) HARVEY AND FAMILY
May God keep the family in perfect peace.
We are trully sorry for the lost of Mr. Law,may god bless you all.
Lasonya Griffin and family.
To the Law Family, you all have my deepest sympathy & may the Lord be with you all.
Shirley Kendrick & Family
Bett,you and the family have my deepest sympathy in the loss of your brother. May God Bless You
Betty Bingham Detroit,Mi.