William J. Ransom age 94 a native of the Deep Branch Community of Robeson County died recently at UNC Southeastern Hospital in Lumberton, North Carolina. He was born December 3, 1926 in Robeson County. He was employed in the construction field for many years and was a long time member of Westend Baptist Church in West Lumberton. He was the widower of the late Lillian Ransom. William is survived by a brother Gerdell Ransom of Pembroke, two sisters Jo Ann Ransom of California, Mattie Ransom of Fairmont; a granddaughter of his late wife, Tina Lee of Lumberton. Funeral and burial services will be held Friday November 12, 2021 noon at Lumbee Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by McMillan Funeral Home of Lumberton, NC.