SWAINSBORO, Ga. - Mr. William B. Chavis Sr., 81, of Fairground Road, died Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2001. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Hendley, Rountree and Powell Funeral Home with the Revs. Donnie Bush and Kelmer Durden officiating. Mr. Chavis, a native of Brooks County, was an Army veteran of World War II and had retired from the city of Swainsboro. He was Mormon.