Rev. Dr. Edwin Williams Jr.

Notice of Death - Rev. Dr. Edwin Williams Jr.

Retired Elder
Date of Death: 10/22/2022 | Date of Birth: 6/22/1936; | Clergy
We have received word of the death of the Rev. Dr. Edwin Winston Williams, Jr. on Saturday, October 22, 2022.  He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Calvert Hankins Williams; sons: Timothy Yeates Williams (Kristin) and Jonathan Dixon Williams (Misti); step-son, Walter Hankins Mathes (Katya); seven grandchildren: William, Molly (Alder), Kate, Betsy, Benjamin, Patricia, and Thomas; brother, Parham Williams; sister-in-law, Norma; and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his first wife, Elizabeth (Betsy) Lackey Williams; sister, Rosemary Cloughley; and brother-in-law, Bill Cloughley.  A private memorial service will be held, as Dr. Williams is laid to rest at Monte Vista Memorial Park, 1900 E Oakland Ave, Johnson City.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to:  Munsey Memorial UMC (PO Box 1336, Johnson City, TN 37605 or, the Alzheimer’s Association (225 N Michigan Ave, Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or, or the ETSU Athletics Department (Attn: Jo Anne Paty, PO Box 70707, Johnson City, TN 37614).
Rev. Dr. Williams’ history of service is: 62 Transfer from North Mississippi Conf; 62 WS: Hickory Ridge; 64 Germanton-Hickory Ridge; 65 Prof, Brevard College; 67 Student; 72 Instructor, UNC Charlotte; 73 Instructor, East Tennessee State Univ (76 Asst Prof, 83 Assoc Prof, 86 Prof); 99 Retired.
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