William Pascal Cornelius, Jr., 79, of Mexia, passed away September 10, 2016 at Hillcrest Hospital in Wacos. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 17 at Mexia Cemetery with Chaplain Karen Hulsey officiating. There will be no formal visitation.
William was born Jan. 23, 1937 in Paris to William Sr. & Dorothy Rawlins Cornelius.
He is survived by his wife, Robin U. Cornelius of Mexia; daughters, Ruth Ellen Cornelius of Baytown and Lynn Lewis of Dickenson; sisters, Connie Buchanan of Houston, Joyce Klais of Jacksonville, Fla., Marion Bertaut of Thibodaux, La., Ellen Thomas of Slidell, La., Debbie Kimbrough of Pasadena and Dotsy Cook of Slidell, La.; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family wishes you donate to the charity of your choice.
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Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.