June 16, 1926 ~ January 28, 2015
Funerals service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday January 31, 2015 at Smyrna United Methodist Church where he has been an active member for many years, with the Reverend Tal Madison officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mr Williams was the son of the late Grady F. and Gertie Sheffield Williams. He was predeceased by his brothers Elbert Williams, Ernest (Bill) Williams, Graham Williams, Ray Williams and Clinton Cox, and one sister Edith Moore.
Mr. Williams is survived by his wife of 66 years, Helen H. Williams, one son Roger E. Williams of Southern Pines, one sister Ruth Williams Hussey of Robbins, one sister-in-law Mae Williams of Newport News, VA, and three aunts, Hazel Williams Brown, Blennie Williams and Faye Williams all of Eagle Springs.
He is a veteran having served his country during World War II, in the Asiatic Pacific Theater with the occupation forces of Japan. He received a World War II Victory and Good Conduct Medal. He was retired from Milliken Inc. where he worked for 44 years.
The family will receive friends at Smyrna United Methodist Church beginning at 12:00 noon on Saturday January 31, 2015 and other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice Foundation 150 Applecross Rd. Pinehurst, NC 28374
Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Williams family.
Online condolences may be made to www.pinesfunerals.com