William C. South, 72, of Waterford, Ohio, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, March 9, 2019 under the excellent and compassionate care of Marietta Hospice and his nurse April. Bill was always thankful for the kindness of Dr. Kelli Cawley. He was born on October 3, 1946 in Wheeling, WV, son of Willard and Mary Jane Dunn South. He graduated from McKinley Vocational School in Wheeling in 1963. Bill had been a truck driver most of his working life and had a love for the Lord and enjoyed attending church. He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene in Waterford. He loved to sing and was always up for karaoke with his family. Bill had many friends and never met a stranger. He was married on October 13, 1972 to Margaret Webster South who survives. He is also survived by three children, Mark Offenberger and wife Gena of Lower Salem , Steve Offenberger of Marietta and Donna Beardmore and husband Jerry of Katy, Texas; four grandchildren, Sara Windgrove and husband Michael, Zachary Beardmore, Hunter Beardmore and Hannah Beardmore; one great grandson, Noah Beardmore; Bill had a special place in his heart for Heather Arnold (Josh) and Jarrod Arnold (Katie) and dearly loved Heather’s three children, Brooklyn, Brody and Brynna; Two brothers, Eugene South (Janine) and David South. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Willard South Jr.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the Church of the Nazarene in Waterford with Pastor’s Karl Kesselring and Douglas Downs officiating. Burial will be in the Waterford Cemetery. Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Tuesday at McCurdy Funeral Home in Beverly. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.mccurdyfh.com.
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