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REV. DR. WILLIE J. WOMBLE – Age 76, of LaFayette, Georgia, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Robert Womble, Sr .and Mrs. Julia Mae Manning Womble, two sisters and two brothers.

Survivors are his wife of fifty-seven years, Priscilla Womble; two sons Jeffery Lamar (Karla) of LaFayette, Georgia and Dexter Pierre (Rochelle) of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; one grandson Jeffery Pierre (JP) of Murfreesboro; a granddaughter Heather and two great granddaughters Kylei Rai and Emma Gayle of Calhoun, Georgia; seven sisters Bertha Mae Buchanan of Nashville, Tennessee; Elizabeth Nelson of Chattanooga, Tennessee; Nylia Swint, Curlee Holmes and Barbara Ann Brown all of LaFayette;  Kathleen Bailey of Rossville, Georgia; Geneva Faye Davis of Chattanooga;  two brothers,  Nathaniel (Ruby) Womble of Atlanta, Georgia; and George Ralph Stallings of Summerville, Georgia. Willie and Priscilla also have one god-daughter, Victoria Lundy; and four other young ladies who adopted them as their god-parents, Renee Mathis, Valerie Lawrence, Fernice Suttles, and Vanessa Heath.  Rev. Womble also leaves several sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends who he loved dearly.

Funeral Service for the Homegoing Service for Rev. Dr. Willie J. Womble will be held on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 1:00 P. M. at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 289 Dunwoody Road, LaFayette, Georgia 30728 with Pastor Rheubin M. Taylor, Presiding and Pierre Womble as Eulogist.  The family will receive friends at the church on Friday evening from 7:00 – 8:00 P. M.  Interment, LaFayette Cemetery.  Please share your thoughts and memories of Rev. Dr. Willie Womble at  Arrangements  by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia.