Mr. William C. “Bill” Majure, 77, of Woodstock, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2012 at Kennestone Hospital. Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 27, 2012 at the Sosebee Memorial Chapel with Rev. Floyd Tenney officiating. The family will receive friends on from 11 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Mr. Majure graduated from Blount County High School in Oneonta, AL, the University of Alabama, ATO, BS electrical engineering, and the University of Nebraska with a Ph.D. in education. He was an Engineer in the aerospace industry and a retired College Administrator from Reinhardt University and Young Harris University. Bill was a member of First United Methodist Church, Canton and served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps Reserves for 11 years before discharged as Captain. Survivors include his wife, Eleanor W. Majure of Woodstock; children, Melissa (Rod) Buckwalter of Ridgefield, CT, MeLinda (Stuart) Adams of Boulder City, NV, James (Laura) Majure of Des Moines, Iowa, Pete (Sherrie) Zaring of Clinton, TN, and Karen (Tom) Browning of Roswell, GA; grandchildren, Eve Buckwalter, Emily Buckwalter, James Adams, Mary Adams, Annie Majure, Mitch Majure, Lauren (Bobby) Williams, Cailtin Zaring and Emily Browning; great-grandchild, Reeves Williams; brother and sister-in-law, James C. (Pat) Majure of Roswell, GA; sister-in-law, LaVelle Majure of Birmingham, AL; brother-in-law, Windy Eller of Alexandria, AL; several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Foundation Fighting Blindness in memory of Bill Majure, 4600 Marriott Drive, Ste 340, Raleigh, NC, 27612. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA is honored to serve the family. Sosebeefuneralhome.com 770-479-2131.
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