Walhalla, SC– William Morris Bible, 79, of Walhalla, SC, went home to be with the Lord on March 23, 2023. He was the owner of American Upholstery for 48 years where he worked with his wife. He was a loving husband, father, pawpaw, and friend to everyone, and had a heart of gold. He was a member of College Street Baptist Church and he loved his church family.


He is survived by his wife of 48 years: Rachel Bible; son: Johnny Craft (Treva); daughters: Mary Ann Bible and Traci Cothran (Jimmy); brothers: Kenneth Bible, Jimmy Bible (Janice), and Gary Bible (Phyllis); sister: Marie Rackley; grandchildren: Tim, Jessica, Christopher, Ashland, Bryson, Tyler, Hannah, Blake (Katie), Keely, Madison, and Logan; great-grandchildren: Colton, Liam, and Elijah; and honorary son: Richard “Boomer” Adams.


In addition to his parents, Mr. Bible was predeceased by his sons: William Bible, Roger Bible, and Gary Craft; and his loving dog, Sophie.


A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Monday, March 27, 2023, at College Street Baptist Church in Walhalla, SC.


The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM on Monday, prior to the service, at College Street Baptist Church.


Flowers are accepted.


The family is at the home. Davenport Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.