Mr. William Grant Palmer of Dothan, AL, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019, at the age of 87.
Graveside services will be held at 3:30 P.M. Friday, July 26, 2019 at the Dothan City Cemetery with Ward Wilson Funeral Home directing.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 to 3 P.M. Friday, July 26, 2019.
William Grant Palmer was born January 7, 1932 in Hartford, AL to the late J.D. Palmer and Edna Hagler Palmer. He attended the University of Alabama. He served as a navigator in the US Air Force, later as a weapons controller, and he retired as a Major. He worked as an Air Traffic Controller in a number of cities including Dothan.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Elizabeth Ann Palmer and son William G. “Bill” Palmer, Jr.
He is survived by two daughters, Rosemary Humber of Alexander City, AL; Susan Hicks (Scott) of Lebanon, OH; and four grandchildren, Gabrielle Humber, Bryan Hicks, John Hicks and Liz Hicks.