Mr. Fred Washington, Sr. was born on January 5, 1926 in Valdosta, GA to the late Irvin and Georgia Smith Washington. He departed this life on Saturday, October 7, 2017.
Fred professed Christ at an early age and joined Evergreen Baptist Church. He attended Dasher High School. After graduation, he joined the United States Army. Later in life he worked many years as a roofer. He was married to the late Mrs. Luella Mae Thomas.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife and siblings.
He leaves to mourn one son: Fred Washington, Jr.; one daughter: Gayland George of Norfolk, VA; one loving and devoted sister: Elizabeth Washington Sharp; grandchildren; great grandchildren; Also a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Macedonia First Baptist Church. Rev. Larry Smith, officiating. Burial will follow in the Southview Cemetery.
Stevens Funeral Home of Valdosta
Published on October 12, 2017