Mr. William Bethel "Bill" Bohannon, age 82, of Rome, GA passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at a local hospital. Mr. Bohannon was born Lindale, GA, on September 12, 1938, son of the late D. F. Bohannon and the late Faye Nell Stanfield Bohannon. He was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Joyce Nix and Anne Hubbard, and by 3 brothers, Jim Bohannon, David Bohannon, and Dan Bohannon. Mr. Bohannon was a 1955 graduate of Pepperell High School. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. Mr. Bohannon was a line supervisor for Bell South for 29 years before he retired. After retirement, he obtained his real estate license and worked for Hardy Realty from 2007 to 2012. Mr. Bohannon was a member of Pleasant Valley North Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann Bohannon, Rome, to whom he was married on June 5, 1971; 2 daughters, Melanie Oliver (Tim), Ooltewah, TN, and Jeris Pflueger (Joe), Ellijay; 4 grandsons, Brock Oliver (Michelle), Winter Garden, Fl, Bryn Oliver, Ooltewah, TN, Colby Pflueger (Whitney), Ohatchee, AL, and Colin Pflueger, Ellijay; a great-granddaughter, McKenzie Ann Oliver, Winter Garden, Fl; nieces and nephews. In accordance with his wishes, Mr. Bohannon will be cremated, and a memorial service will be held at 2pm on Friday, July 30, 2021, at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, with the Rev. Mac McCurry and the Rev. Clyde Hampton officiating. The American Legion Post #5 Honor Guard will present military rites. Inurnment will take place in Georgia National Cemetery at a later date. The family will receive friends from 5pm until 8pm on Thursday, July 29, 2021, at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel. The Realtors of Hardy Realty are requested to serve as honorary pallbearers and are to assemble by 1:30pm on Friday at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel. Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, has charge of funeral arrangements.
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