William “Bill” Harrison Choate, age 82, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, November 14, 2019.Born April 4, 1937. He is the son of the late Webster and Violace Choate.
Besides his parents he was proceeded in death by his wife, Ellen Choate; infant child, Christy Choate; brothers, Jimmy Choate and Bobby Joe Choate and wife Pearl; son in law, Richard Maloy; brother in law, Donald Kimbrell; niece, Jody Gredig; nephew, Jeff Kimbrell.
He is survived by his wife, Rhonda Sue Choate; daughters, Denise Cross and husband Wendel of Oneida, Pam Maloy of Locust Grove, GA; son, Jimmy Choate and wife Cindy of Villa Rica, GA., Tim Smith and wife Carol of Frankfort, KY., and Tony Smith and wife Charlotte of Pine Knot, KY.; 9 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; sisters, Shirley Kimbrell of Mt. Airy, GA., Clarice Phillips and husband Hubert of Conyers, GA., and Janet Lunn and husband John of Nashville, TN.; many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, November 16, 2019 in the Chapel of Four Oaks Funeral Home in Oneida from 12:00 pm until time of Masonic Service at 2:00pm with funeral service to follow with Dr. Randy Pressnell officiating. Music will be provided by the First Baptist Church Choir and Allen Martin. Burial will follow at Hazel Valley Memorial.
Pallbearers will be Daniel Choate, Ricky Maloy, Tyler Henry, Travis Smith, David Lewallen, Johnny Acres
Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida has been entrusted with the arrangements for the family of William “Bill” Harrison Choate.