Former Wood County Sheriff Bill Wansley has died.

According to sources close to the family, Wansley passed away Thursday at ETMC Quitman after battling cancer.

Funeral services will be held for Wansley at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Lake Fork Baptist Church. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. at Lowe Funeral Home.