William Franklin Cornwell, 77, of Warrenton, died peacefully at home on March 20, 2018. He was born in Opal on January 17, 1941, a son of Frederick and Bertha Cornwell who preceded him in death. He served in the National Guard. Mr. Cornwell worked for Canterbury Farm for over 37 years where he was farm manager.
He was an avid hunter, horseman, animal lover and gardener. His beloved wife, Linda preceded him in death.
He is survived by a daughter, Wanda Cornwell.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, March 29 at 10 Am at Moser Funeral Home, 233 Broadview Ave, Warrenton. Interment to follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Bealeton.
In lieu of flowers, please bring a non-perishable food item to help fill his truck to donate to the Fauquier Community Food Bank, as he often brought the bounty of his garden to share with them and collected throughout the community. Monetary gifts are also welcome and can be mailed to 249 E. Shirley Ave, Warretnon VA 20186.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of William