William ‘Bill’ Lively, age 85, of Barnesville, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016 in a Lamar County Healthcare facility. He was the son of the late Mr. Lynn Lively and the late Mrs. Viola Howell Lively. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Arlene Elizabeth Lively, and his son, Billy Lively. Mr. Lively was a member of the Hampton United Methodist Church and was a veteran, having served in the United States Air Force. He retired from Delta Airlines as a mechanic.Survivors include his two sons, David Lively of Barnesville and Mark Lively (and Ann) of Hampton; two daughters, Leda Lively of Stone Mountain and Katherine Lively; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Ginger Lively; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.Funeral services for Mr. William Lively will be conducted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 11 o’clock in the Chapel of Williams Funeral Home in Barnesville. Interment will follow Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. in the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville, GA. The family will receive friends at the Williams Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. until the service hour.Those who wish may view the Memorial page and sign the guestbook online at williamsfh.net.Williams Funeral Home of Barnesville is in charge of the arrangements, 770-358-1678.