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William Lance, Jr.

August 8, 1933 - May 7, 2017

Service Date: May 11, 2017

William Boyce Lance, Jr., 83, of Anderson, SC, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Rainey Hospice House.

Born in Anderson, SC, on August 8, 1933; he was the son of the late Mary Hattie Waters and William Boyce Lance, Sr.   He is the spouse to the late Laura Lucille Mauldin Lance.  He was a carpenter and construction worker in Anderson, SC, for many years and attended Grace Memorial Church.

He is survived by a son, Terry Lance; daughters:  Brenda Norris (Sam) and Peggy Black (Randy) of Iowa; sister, Mary Jane Sanders (Tom); 7 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents and spouse; he is also predeceased by a son, Gary Lance.

Services will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 3pm officiated by Rev. Mark Dixon at Sosebee Mortuary, South Chapel.

Visitation will be held prior to the service on Thursday at the Mortuary from 1pm – 3pm.

The family will be at the home of his son, Terry.

Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel, is assisting the family.