William Gregory McConnell

William Gregory “LaLa” McConnell, Age 34, departed this life on Monday, April 13, 2020.

Will was born on April 28, 1985, to Woodrow and Sharon Wilson in Rome, GA. He was preceded in death by his father, Jackie Lamar Carter; maternal grandmother, Lillie Corene McConnell; maternal grandfather, Richard Hampton; and paternal grandmother, Doris Jean Taylor.

Will leaves to cherish his parents, a loving partner, Latoya Bray, children, Sequoya, William, Jr., Torian, Amiya, Wilziah, Carter, and Naomi; sisters, Jasmine, Cassandra, Keandra, Quintoria, Kayla (Brandon) Ellis, Sierra Gardner; brothers, Jeamericas (LaShonda), Darius, and Kaylon; grandparents, Leroy (Bobbi Jean) Carter and Earnest Hayes; great aunt, Laura Akins; special godmother, Gloria Wilkey; stepmother, Denice Christian, and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and loving friends.

Due to community health concerns, a graveside service and interment will be held for Mr. William Gregory McConnell on Friday, April 17, 2020 at the Poplar Springs Cemetery. Mr. Richard Harris, Eulogist. Arrangements entrusted to Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, GA.