The funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M., Friday, February 21, 2020 at St. Paul C.M.E. Church, GA Hwy 26, Buena Vista, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
William Woodson Jr., also known as Junior, was born on June 2, 1967 in Brooklyn, New York to the late William Woodson Sr. and Josephine (Josie) Woodson. On February 13, 2020 William fell asleep in death at Mount Sinai Hospital.
William was educated in the New York City School System. Following his graduation he worked as a school fireman at Thomas Jefferson High School.
William was dedicated to his work where he was employed for 34 years. His humble, self-sacrificing spirit endeared him to many. He had great qualities that made him a great son, brother, father and grandfather.
He leaves behind his cherished children, Jasmine Woodson, Tyrell Woodson, Jaquan Woodson and his grandson Jaceyon; his sister, Beverlyn Gissett and her husband Alex and their daughter Briana; his sister, Evelyn Avery and her husband Andre and their son Kevin and daughters Sheann and Andrea; a host of aunts, uncles cousins, and friends.