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Friday, January 19, 2018
5:00 - 8:00 P.M.

Saturday, January 20, 2018
10:00 A.M.
Ray Williams Memorial Chapel
301 N. Howard Avenue

Monday, January 22, 2018
11:00 A.M.

Florida National Cemetery
6502 SW 102nd Avenue
Bushnell, FL 33513


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01/17/2018 11:13 AM



Mr. William Warren, Sr. of Tampa passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018.  Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, January 20 at 10:00 a.m. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 N. Howard Avenue with Pastor Donald Lott, officiating.  Interment will be held Monday, January 22 at 11:00 a.m. at the Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida.

Mr. Warren was a native of Midway, Florida and a resident of Tampa for over 90 years.  He was educated in the public schools of Hillsborough County and retired as a Van Driver with Hillsborough County Share A Van.  He was also a member of the Neighborhood Service Center.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fletcher and Rachel Kenon Warren; sister, Irene Warren Graham Lewis; sons, Charles Braden and Dwight Braden; daughter-in-law, Lora Fredrick; nieces, Elaine Mayweather and Evelyn Rodriguez. 

He leaves to cherish his memory: sons, William Warren, Jr. (Cherie Lewis), Michael Braden and Vincent Cogdell; daughter, Gwen Diane Rodgers;  grandchildren, Rena Warren, Quenell Scott, Ervin Scott, Ramiko Braden, Theo Braden, Nicolas Braden, Brent Braden, Simone Fredrick, Sean Elumn, Caleb Braden, Mikaya Braden and Synia Braden; great grandchildren, Diamond Henry, Anthony Benefield, Jeremiah Robinson, Anyia Robinson and Ryan Charles; nieces and nephews, Constance Finger, Geraldine Bradley, Maxine Epps, Willie Graham, Ronald Lewis, Donald Lewis, Gloria (Lonnie) Holmes and Charlene Cogdell; grand nieces and nephews, Tonya Rodriguez, Tamara Brown, William Fingers, Jr., Patrick Washington, Deborah Holmes, Patrena Lumpkin, Brad Lumpkin, Ariale Brown, William Brown, Ronetta Lewis, April Lewis, Darien Lewis, Rachel Rodriguez, Dominic Rodriguez, Toren Rodriguez, Jamar Epps, Michael Knights, Ebony Knights, Dominique Finger and Makayla Finger; cousins, Alice Linton, Freddie Ashe of Tallahassee, FL, Threatha Fuller, Tony Kenon of Midway, FL, Geneva Forbes, Patricia Hilsip, Johnny Davis, Richard Ildenton, all of Miami, FL; and a host of other sorrowing relatives and friends.   

The remains will repose after 5 p.m. Friday, January 19 at Ray Williams Funeral Home.

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301 N. Howard Avenue 
Tampa, FL 33606-1508
Phone:  813.253.3419 
  Fax:  813.251.4912
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