William Louis French II was born July 25, 1974 in Columbus, Ohio to William French Sr. and Kathryn Skillman. He was the second of three children. William was affectionately known as "Bumper." He was a graduate of Independence High School. William believed in the Lord and received the Lord as his personal Savior.
William is preceded in death by father, William French Sr. and grandparents, Albert and Mary French and Algee and Mary Magalene Greenlee.
William is survived by his mother, Kathryn Skillman; sisters, Celeste French, Juanita (John) Montgomery; uncles, Albert French Jr, Anthony French, David Greenlee; aunt, Anita Bell and nieces, nephews and loving cousins. Bumper will be missed. he was outgoing, laid back, funny and ambitious. He had a caring heart for others and will be remembered by his personality and smile.