He was a Baptist minister for more than 50 years and was retired from Maytag with more than 35 years of service.
He was the son of the late George and Violet Works. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 41 years, Evelyn Works.
Left to cherish his memory are his daughter and caregiver Robin Works, of Cleveland; his son, Danny Works and his wife, Karrie, of Cleveland; grandson, James Works of Cleveland; sister, Margaret Works of Charleston; brothers: Bill and Geraldine Works of Old Fort, Thomas and Mary Works, Gordon Works and Robert Works, all of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.
A Remembrance of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 25, 2013, at the Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes with the Revs. Rob Works, Waymond Cooper and Eric Green officiating. Interment will follow in the Johnston Cemetery.
The family will receive friends tonight from 5 to 8 at the funeral home.
Please share your memories and or condolences with Rev. Works family by going to www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.