Bill Velasco, 84, of Stockbridge, Ga. died Sunday, May 1, 2005.

He was born in Tampa, Fla. to Enrique and Anna Maria Perez Velasco.

Mr. Velasco is survived by his daughter, Linda Wread of Stockbridge, Ga. and son, Bill Velasco of Centerville, Va.; brother, Albert Velasco of Holmes Beach, Fla.; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were conducted Thursday, May 5 beginning at 2 p.m. at Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors. The Rev. James Vick officiated.

Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors were in charge of the arrangements. (770) 914-1414