Obit: Bill Highfield

Obit: Bill Highfield

August 14th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

WILLIAMSON William E. "Bill" Highfield, 82, passed away on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Spalding Regional Hospital.Mr. Highfield was born in Chattanooga on Sept. 25, 1930. He preceded in death by his parents, George W. and Nora Lee Highfield; his wife, Freda Highfield.Mr. Highfield retired from AT&T and was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force having served in the Korean War. He was a member of the 40th Fighting Squadron and was a member of the C.A.F.Survivors include his daughter, Linda Turner; granddaughters, Brittany Turner-Green, Brooke Turner; great-grandchildren, Harper Green and William Jackson Meadows; sisters, Louise Alexander and Ruth Highfield; brother, James N. Highfield.Graveside funeral services for Mr. Bill Highfield will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, 2013, at Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors. Rev. Jim Cannady and Rev. Mark Smith will officiate.In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Oak Hill Baptist Church, Mission Fund, 100 Lakeside Road, Williamson, GA 30292, or to Dixie Wing CAF, Echo Ct., Peachtree City, GA 30269, www.dixiewing.org.Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 West McIntosh Road, Griffin, was in charge of arrangements.www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com.