Willie William Worley

Tuesday, June 1, 1937 - Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather

Photo of Willie William Worley  - 1937-2019

Leicester- Willie William Worley, age 82, entered into his glorious eternal Heavenly home on Wednesday, July 10, 2019.

Mr. Worley was born June 1, 1937 in Haywood County to the late Charles and Anna Worley. He had made his home in Buncombe County most of his life and had been employed in the landscaping industry. Mr. Worley was a member of Highland Baptist Church. Willie enjoyed hunting and fishing and spending time in the mountains where he was born and raised. He loved his family with all his heart and Willie will be deeply missed by each of them. His memory will remain with his loved ones and friends forever.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey Worley; a grandson, Austin Worley; and eight brothers and sisters.

Surviving are his loving wife of 46 ½ years, Grace Hudgins Worley of Leicester; his children, Brenda Kay Worley of Leicester, Edward Eugene Worley and Sabrina of Candler, Kathy Tedder and Jerry of Leicester and Willie Worley, Jr. of Maiden; grandchildren, Brittany, Amber, Hunter and Trevor; a great-grandchild, Austin; several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Highland Baptist Church in Leicester. Rev. Glenn Reid, Rev. Truman Revis and Rev. Gene Turner will be officiating. Burial will be in Highland Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at the church one hour prior to the funeral service.

Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Worley family.

Condolences from family and friends


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