Master Ahmad Adrian Asher Spann passed peacefully on Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Tuomey Medical Center, Sumter. Born in Sumter County on September 27, 2011, he was the son of Geneva Spann. Ahmad was a happy baby whom loved to laugh and smile.
He leaves to cherish his memories: his mother, Geneva Spann; five siblings Jocelyn and Trajan Spann, Ka’Dontae Williams, Dy’Shaun and Javontrez Cook, all of the home; his maternal grandparents, Earl and Dorothy Dixon of Dalzell; two uncles, Dominque Dixon and Anthony Spann, both of Dalzell; great grandfather, William Dixon; great aunts and uncles, Rebecca Spann and Trisha (Micheal) Spann of Far Rockaway, N. Y., Loretta Singleton and Angie (Micheal) Marion of Sumter, Belista Dixon-Freeman and Denise Dixon of Bishopville, Shirley (Timothy) McCauley of Sumter, Edward (Cherie) Spann of Far Rockaway, N. Y., and Alexander Dixon of Dalzell; godparents, Tosha Montgomery, Timothy McCauley, Jr. and Anthony Spann; special aunts, Shirley (Leroy) Wactor, Maxine McCauley, Beulah (Eric) Bradley, all of Sumter, Ethel McCauley of Dalzell; a host of cousins and friends
Ahmad was preceded in death by his great grandparents, Lula Mae Dixon, Viola and Charlie Spann; great aunts and uncles, Laney Butler, Charlie Spann, Henry Spann, Tommy Singleton, Nathaniel Dixon, Edward McMillian and Billy Dixon.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 noon, Friday, March 2, 2012 from the John Wesley Williams, Sr. Memorial Chapel, Williams Funeral Home, Inc. 821 North Main Street, Sumter, with the Reverend Dr. Ernest Jackson, officiating, eulogist.
The family is receiving friends at the family home 2766 Rembert Church Road, Dalzell.
The funeral cortege will leave from the family home at 11:20 a. m.
Floral bearers and Pall bearers will be family and friends.
Burial will be in the Mt. Olive Memorial Garden, Sumter.