William G. Askew

December 14, 2015

Askew, William Obituary

William Gantt Askew (Billy) The beloved son of Carolyn Gantt, who he called “Mother Dearest”. Billy was born in Washington, DC, on January 16, 1960.  He departed on Monday December 14, 2015.
 
William Gantt Askew was educated in the DC Public School System. He join the National Guard, which he served honorably as a young man, he attended the University of the District of Columbia.
 
Billy was a jokester, he made everyone laugh, and he enjoyed playing practical jokes on his family members. Billy was most memorable for his love of family and friends, Billy was the epitome of “COOL”, he was known as “BILL BLASS”.
 
WILLIAM LEAVES TO CHERISH HIS MEMORY, HIS MOTHER: , CAROLYN GANTT, HIS THREE BROTHERS, GENE, THEODORE, AND LARRY WALLACE, HIS THREE SISTER’S CRYSTAL WALLACE, GABRIELLE BUTLER, AND ROBIN FORD,  EIGHT NEICES: SHUNDA, SHARITA, RICSENA, AISHA, BATRINA, SABRINA, GINA AND MIA, TWO NEPHEWS, WOODROW AND MUBIN: SEVEN GREAT NEICES: EIGHT GREAT NEPHEWS AND TWO GREAT GREAT NEICES. AND A HOST OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS. 




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December 30, 2015
2:00 p.m.

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Horton Funeral Home Chapel

600 Kennedy Street NW
Washington, DC 20011
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December 30, 2015
3:00 p.m.

Funeral Service
Horton Funeral Home Chapel

600 Kennedy Street NW
Washington, DC 20011
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