October 2, 1943 - March 26, 2021
Service Date: March 30, 2021
William Henry Faison
October 2, 1943 – March 26, 2020
William “Bill” Henry Faison, 77 of Wilson passed away Friday. His memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Phillip Farmer will officiate. The family will receive friends immediately following the service Tuesday evening.
Bill served his country with honor and pride with the US Army. He retired from Devil Dog Manufacturing as a mechanic. Bill was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend to all who knew him. He will be greatly missed and thought of often with wonderful memories.
Bill is survived by his loving wife of fifty-three years, Rebecca “Becky” Lamm Faison of the home; daughter, Wendy Faison Cale of Wilson; granddaughter, Madison Rebekah Cale of Wilson; sister, Susan Faison Boykin and husband, Danny of Bailey; step-granddaughter, Autumn Danielle Cale of Sims and his special aunt, Eloise Hibbs of Wilson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther “Buck” and Claudia Lewis Faison; sister, Gloria F. Bunn; niece, Kelly B. Scott and his great-nephew, Craig Scott.
A special thank you to Brittney Taylor of Hospice of Wilson for her special care and compassion.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 or Autism Society of North Carolina, 5121 Kingdom Way, Suite 100, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607.
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.