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Willie C. Hightower

October 7, 1948 October 27, 2019
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Mr. Willie Charles Hightower Sr.

Mr. Willie C. Hightower was born in Bainbridge, GA on October 7, 1948 to the parents of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Hightower Sr. Willie was educated in the Miller County public school system. Mr. Willie preceded his death (3) brothers: Mr. Sonny Hightower, Mr. Mose Hightower and Mr. Charlie Hightower Jr. (1) sister: Mrs. Pearlene H. Kyles.

Mr. Willie joined Mt. Olive M.B. Church at an early age. Mr. Willie was employed with Spooner farm for 37 years faithfully.

Mr. Willie married Juanita Stromer Hightower on January 7, 1977 to this union (2) children were born.

He will be missed by (6) children: Mrs. Jennifer (Christopher) Crankfield and Mr. Fredrick (April) Hightower both of Colquitt, GA; Mr. Willie. C. Hightower Jr. (Sylvia) Albany, GA; Mr. Michael E. Hightower (Chrissy) Inverness, FL; Ms. Sandra Shepard and Asia Goss both of Colquitt, GA; (2) sisters; Mrs. Johnnie M. Huntley, Colquitt, GA and Mrs. Jennifer (Tony)Handsford; Bainbridge, GA; (3) brothers- in-laws: Mr. F.L. Johnson and Ben Stromer both of St. Petersburg, FL; Mr. Ben Kyles, Colquitt, GA; (2) sister-in-laws: Mrs. Alice M. Benton and Elaine Hightower; both of Colquitt, GA
Mr. Willie was the proud grandfather of 15 grandchildren and 13-great-grands; Special friends: Mr. William Shaw, Atlanta, GA; and Mr. Melvin Beard, Bainbridge, GA; Special cousin: Mrs. Rosa Butler; A host of nieces, nephews, relatives and sorrowing friends.
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2:00 PM 11/1/2019 2:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 11/1/2019 7:00:00 PM
Bruton Mortuary

635 Bruton Street
Bainbridge, GA 39819

Bruton Mortuary
635 Bruton Street Bainbridge 39819 GA
United States





11:00 AM 11/2/2019 11:00:00 AM
New Salem F.B. Church

Taylor St.
Colquitt, GA 39837

Rev. Charlie Kyles, Officiating

New Salem F.B. Church
Taylor St. Colquitt 39837 GA
United States

Cemetery Details


Mt. Olive Cemetery (Miller Co.) Final Resting Place

Mt. Olive Church Rd.
Colquitt, GA 39837

Mt. Olive Church Rd. Colquitt 39837 GA
United States

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