It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Willie Albert Springs. Willie Albert Springs, 85 of New Brighton, PA, by way of Chattanooga Tennessee went home to be with the Lord on Monday, January 20, 2020, at Providence Nursing Care Center. Willie was born July 14, 1934, in Chattanooga, Tennessee to the late Walter Springs Jr. and Rosa Bell Patton. He was raised by his grandmother Ever Boyd.
Willie worked for B&W Steel for 30 years as a Crane Operator. Once retired he worked as a Day Porter for Brighton Manor and the YMCA in New Brighton. He was member Beaver Falls Elks Lodge # 348 and served as the softball manager in 70s.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Henrietta (Freeman) Springs and daughter Avis Ever Curenton.
Surviving are his loving sons Lamont (Renita) Johnson, Chattanooga, Tennessee; and Rory (Angie) Springs, Goldsboro, North Carolina; son-in-law James (Skeet) Curenton; proud grandfather to LeMonta (Shayla) Johnson, North Carolina; Nicole (James) Burton, Rochester, PA; Justin (Somia) Curenton; Beaver Falls, PA; Rory Springs Jr., Baltimore, MD and Anicia Springs, Goldsboro, North Carolina and proud great-grandpa to Leandra Robinson, Nicolas and Trevane Bryant, Devyn Johnson, Kimora Johnson, Loay Curenton, Melodi Simpson, Jordynn Springs, Remington and Harper Burton and Liam Brown. God-daughters: Robin Goosby; Beaver Falls, PA and Erika Thomas; Beaver Falls, PA. Special Friends: Alexander Boyton Chattanooga, TN., and Henry (Hank) Jackson Beaver Falls, PA; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
The family would like to thank the staff of Providence Nursing Care Center, Beaver Falls, PA.
Family and friends will be received on Saturday, January 25, 2020, at 3:00 pm until the time of the funeral service at 4 pm, Rev. Bobby V. Wilson will officiate; services will be held at the Washington Funeral Home & Cremation LLC, 1415 6th Avenue Beaver Falls, PA, 15010.