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June 10, 1945-Aug. 23, 2008

KINSTON -- Lathan Vernon Williford, 63, passed away Saturday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro.

Mr. Williford was born in Wayne County on June 10, 1945 to the late Bill and Mollie Williford.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah Williford; one son, Vernon Williford and his wife, Leslie, of Seven Springs; two brothers, Jimmy Williford of Mount Olive and Earl Williford and his wife, Shirley, of Goldsboro; four grandchildren, V. Jr., Harley, Cody and Christina Williford.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Williford was preceded in death by one son, Lathan Eugene Williford.

The family will receive friends following the service and other times at the residence, 5413 Barber Road in Seven Springs.

Condolences may be posted to www.howellfuneral.com.


Published in Obituaries on August 26, 2008 1:40 PM