Eldon Williams, 86, passed away Friday, January 22, 2021 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital.


Eldon was a native of Moore County and a 1952 graduate of Westmoore High School.  He served his country in the United States Navy. Eldon loved the Lord and was faithful to his church serving as an Elder and Sunday School teacher. He loved his family and enjoyed time spent with his grandchildren.  Eldon cared for his home, yard and enjoyed growing vegetables, sharing the crops with all his neighbors. He was a son of the late Elmer and Flora Hussey Williams was preceded in death by brothers: Bill Moore, Lloyd Willams; sister: Donna Rose McLeod.


Eldon is survived by his wife of 55 years, Catherine; son: Kevin Williams and wife Lauren; grandchildren: Kable, Daughtry; sisters: Faye Lineberry, Brenda Maness, Elise Hancock; brothers: Rufus Williams, Johnny Williams, Bobby Williams; many nieces, nephews and friends.


Graveside service will be held 2:00 PM Friday, January 29, 2021 at Rock Hill Evangelical Friends Church Cemetery with the Reverend David Roundabush and Reverend W L Wade officiating. 


The body will lie in repose from 1:00 to 5:00 PM, Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Kennedy Funeral Home and from 12:30 to 1:45 at the church prior to the service.


Memorials may be made to; Rock Hill Evangelical Friends Church 148 NC Hwy 705, Eagle Springs, NC 27242.


Kennedy Funeral Home is serving the Williams family.


Condolences may be made at www.pinesfunerals.com


Memories Timeline


  1. Kevin,
    May all your memories of your Dad bring you great comfort during the difficult days ahead. Keeping you in our prayers.

  2. Kevin and Family Members,
    We are so sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. We send our sincere condolences.
    Terry and Amanda Davis

  3. Kevin, so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. May your sweet memories and our loving Lord comfort you and your family. We are praying for you all.

  4. Prayers for his family!! Lean on and look unto the Lord for comfort, help and strength during this difficult time.

  5. Kevin, Prayers for God’s Grace and Mercy to surround you as you go through the days ahead. Sorry for your loss.

  6. Kevin
    Keep your memories close to
    Your heart ….
    Your love for your father was well
    Known . Look for his likeness in your
    Sweet children..
    Always in our prayers
    Chris & Kim Stone

  7. Dear Catherine, Kevin and Lauren
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Eldon fought a good fight. Now he is at the feet of Jesus. We truly lost a good friend and prayer warrior.
    Love, the family of Swannie Dunlap

  8. I am so sorry to hear about your loss, I know the loss of a parent is very hard to process and my prays are with you and your family as you navigate this.

  9. Dear Catherine, Kevin, and Lauren,

    We are deeply saddened by Mr. Williams’ passing and express our sincere condolences for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

  10. My heartfelt sympathy to the family. Grief can be so overbearing, but just know that one day we shall all be reunited. Faith will give you the strength that you will need to carry you through. My prayers for each of you.

  11. Catherine, Kevin and family. I am so very sorry for your loss. The time I was blessed knowing Eldon, he made me always feel welcomed. May he rejoice in his Heavenly Home. He will be missed here on earth.

  12. Mrs. Williams and family,
    Kim and I are very sorry for your loss of Mr. Williams. Always a friendly man with a word of encouragement when we met. He loved his family and put you all at the forefront of his life next to his faith in God. He will be missed. We love you.

  13. Kevin and family,

    Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your whole family. It’s very tough to go through this loss but rest assured your dad is with his Savior. He and your mom raised a God fearing great man in you and you should go through life proud of what your dad represented as a Christian. God bless you and your family.

  14. Dear Catherine and Family,

    We are saddened to hear of Willie’s passing. He was Energizer family and leaves fond memories to his many friends and coworkers. May God bless you and wrap his loving arms around you with strength to get through this difficult time.
    We love you.

    Ken and Carolyn Crawford

  15. Catherine, Kevin and Lauren praying for you and especially today at the graveside. May the Lord comfort and guide you in the days ahead.

  16. Catherine, I am so sorry, I pray God will give you comfort at this time and for the days ahead. Remember the good times and know that you was loved by this man and God.. Bless you my friend, I will be praying for your family. Margaret Conklin

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