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Bill Wasson

William Luther WassonLaurens, SCWilliam Luther "Bill" Wasson, 79, of Laurens, SC was called to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 4, 2018. He was the husband of his beloved late wife, Nancy Price Wasson and the son of the late Julia Fuller Wasson and Luther Joseph Wasson.The owner of BW Express, Inc., Mr. Wasson was a longtime and faithful member of Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church, Laurens, SC where he served as Deacon and member of the Joy Sunday School Class. He was also a veteran of the SC National Guard.Surviving are his son, William Dale Wasson of Atlanta, GA and Laurens; a daughter, Holly Shaye Wasson of Laurens; a brother, Barney Wasson and his late wife Gail of Laurens, a sister, Geraldine Wasson Webb and husband Mackie of Laurens, a brother, James Wasson and wife Marsha of Laurens; sisters-in-law, Linda Price Templeton and husband Bob of Laurens, Jean Price Roper and husband Jimmy of Greenville; and many loving nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Thursday, February 8, 2018, at Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church, 499 Chestnut Ridge Road, Laurens, SC conducted by Rev. Alex D. Henderson and Rev. Stanley Fuller with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends in the sanctuary one hour prior to the service.The family is at their respective homes.Memorials may be made to Hospice of Laurens County, P.O. Box 178, Clinton, SC 29325.Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Bill Wasson please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
499 Chestnut Ridge Road
Laurens, SC, 29360


FEB 8. 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (EST)

Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church

499 Chestnut Ridge Rd.

Laurens, SC


FEB 8. 3:00 PM (EST)

Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church

499 Chestnut Ridge Rd.

Laurens, SC

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Shaye and Dale, I'm so sorry for your loss. Your dad really fought it! I loved both of your parents and I know they did as well. Know that we will be praying for you and continue to in the coming weeks. Love both of you!!!

Charlotte Peterson Feb 14 2018 12:00 AM

Dale and Shaye, my condolences at the death of your father. Chestnut Ridge was my in-laws church and the church family meant so much to them. I enjoyed teaching you many years ago and remember you two fondly. Praying for peace at this time.

Nena Hood Babb Feb 12 2018 12:00 AM

To the Wasson,Webb,and extended family clan,Sorry to read about Billy,he was a self made man and very savy businessman.I always enjoyed talking with Billy, Barney, and Jimmy when I was in Laurens.RIP brother,John Wasson,Seabrook Island,S.C.

john wasson Feb 8 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Bill's passing. He was a wonderful person and was loved by so many people from The Torrington Plant. Heaven became a little sweeter when this special angel went home this past Sunday.. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.Blessings,Carolyn and Terry Brown

Terry & Carolyn Brown Feb 7 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Bill Wasson

Sandra Laws Feb 7 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Bill Wasson

Charles Metz Feb 6 2018 12:00 AM

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