William Sherwood Florence Jr., 73, of Marietta, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at Kennesaw Memorial Park with the Rev. Scott Bailey officiating. Mr. Florence was a veteran of the United States Navy and was a Surveyor with the Georgia Department of Transportation. He was also a license Real Estate Agent and a member of the Church of God. He was preceded in death by his parents, William S. and Martha A. Florence. Mr. Florence is survived by his sister, Anne Florence Sturdivant of Powder Springs; nephews, Chris, Scott and Jesse Bailey; two great-nieces and two great-nephews, several cousins and friends. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Online guestbook available at www.westcobbfuneralhome.com.