August 16, 2016
Douglas Marvin Williams, 64, passed away Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC.
A Celebration of Life service will be held 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 20,2016, at Aberdeen First Baptist Church, officiated by the Reverend Mike Branscome. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 12 noon.
Born October 22, 1951 in Montgomery County to the late Marvin and Arlene McKenzie Williams. Douglas was a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with a degree in Pharmacy. He worked as a Pharmacist for over 37 years, ending his career with Kerr Drug and Walgreen. In the past, he was a member of the Aberdeen First Baptist choir and hand bell choir. Douglas served as a volunteer with the Moore Free Care Clinic, enjoying his work there very much. He was an avid Tarheel fan. He loved his family and was especially proud of his three grandsons. He was preceded in death by his son in law: Ronald Herbst.
He is survived by daughters: Bethany Williams and Damone Ross, of Aberdeen, McKenzie Herbst, of Carthage; grandsons: Isaiah, William, Michael; sister Janet Tinker and husband C. G., of Washington, NC.
Memorials may be made to Moore Free Care Clinic, 211 Trimble Plant Road, Suite C, Southern Pines, NC, 28387.
Powell Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Pines is assisting the family.
Online condolences are available at PinesFunerals.com.