Mr. William Eugene Alderman, 79, passed away on May 14, 2023, at Forsyth Medical Center. He was born on April 25, 1944, in Rural Hall to the late Ernest and Polly Alderman. William retired from RJ Reynolds with over 39 years of service. His favorite hobby was fishing. William was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Nancy Beshears Alderman; and a brother, Jim Alderman. He is survived by a son, Brad Alderman; a daughter, Kim Southern; three grandchildren, Ashley Harris, Christopher Lawson, and Blake Alderman and four great-grandchildren; Harper Harris, Penelope Harris, Wyatt Lawson, and Luke Lawson. A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Thursday May 18, 2023, at Crestview Memorial Park in Rural Hall with Pastor Greg Hall officiating.