Charlie Thomas Williams LAKE WYLIE - Charlie Thomas Williams of Lake Wylie, SC died November 18, 2013. Charlie as he was known to his friends, was born in Starks, Louisiana on January 26, 1931 to the late Leonard and Bessie Williams of Houston, TX. Charlie attended Texas A&M and the University of Houston. After obtaining his engineering degree, he served his country in the United States Army. While serving in the Army he married the late Margaret Sue Williams of Roanoke, VA. They had two children Thomas Wayne Williams and Karen Ellen Sitton. He worked in sales, engineering and management, taking him to various locations across the United States. His favorite home was at River Hills, where he lived for over 36 years. His wife of 51 years passed away on March 17, 2005. Charlie is survived by special friend, Nancy White of River Hills; son and daughter-in-law Tom and Joyce Williams of Asheville, NC; grandson Travis Williams of Raleigh, NC; granddaughter Caitlin Williams of Tryon, NC; daughter and son-in-law Karen and Bill Sitton; grandsons Spencer Sitton and Cooper Sitton all of Charlotte, NC. Charlie is also survived by a brother L.E. Williams and his wife Mary of Sealy, TX and sister Better Joe of Houston, TX. Inurnment service will be 2:00 pm Saturday, November 23, 2013 at River Hills Cemetery, with Pastor Craig Bollinger officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be may be made to Hospice & Community Care, 2275 India Hook Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732. Online condolences may be made at www.mlfordsons.com. M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home, Lake Wylie, SC is serving the family of Mr. Williams.
M L Ford & Sons Funeral Home
4820 Charlotte Hwy Lake Wylie, SC 29710
Published in Charlotte Observer on Nov. 22, 2013