William Howard Colburn, 79 of Rutledge, died on April 5, 2022. He was a native of Alabama, the son of the late, Ellis and Ann Colburn. Mr. Colburn was retired from the construction industry, having been a home builder. He moved to Rutledge following his retirement. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Mr. Colburn was preceded in death by his first wife, Linda as well as a sister, Sue White.
Mr. William Colburn is survived by his wife, Barbara and two daughters, Carole Ausborn & Ken and Susan Grosvenor & Alex. Step children are Roger & Mala Bradford, Kevin & Kathy Davidson, William & Cherylle Bradford and Nita & Wayne Denny. He leaves a sister, Betty Ray and grandchildren, Chris, John and Andrew as well as many step grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, April 9 from 11 am until 1 pm. The funeral service will be held at 1 pm in the chapel of A.E. Carter Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gaither's Church 1375 Newton Factory Bridge Road Covington, GA 30014.
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