Thomas Williams (1924 - 2014)

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Thomas Williams


Thomas Guyton Williams, 89, of 1004 Breazeale Road, widower of Lila Hiott Williams, died February 28, 2014.

Born in Anderson, he was a son of the late Thomas Jones and Minnie Elizabeth Dill Williams. He was retired from Kanawha Insurance Co. and was a WWII veteran of the U.S. Army. Mr. Williams was also a member of Whitefield Baptist Church and held a lifelong love for Blue Grass music, having played in various bands.

Surviving are daughter, Jane Wilson Penick (Bill) of Greenville; granddaughter, Robin Wilson Hendrix (Chris); great-grandchildren, Meghan Hendrix and Audrey Hendrix; numerous loving nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by son-in-law, Donnie Wilson and siblings, Barney Williams, John Lewis Williams,Daris Williams, Lois Deal, Kathleen Clardy, Carolee Kinard.

Visitation will be held from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Monday, March 3, 2014 at Whitefield Baptist Church.

The funeral service will follow at 3:00 p.m. at the church with burial in the church cemetery.

The family is at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Francis Hospital Foundation, 1 St. Francis Drive, Greenville, SC 29601.

Gray Mortuary, Pelzer is assisting the family.



Funeral Home
Gray Mortuary, Inc.
52 Main St. Pelzer, SC 29669
(864) 947-6201
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Greenville News on Mar. 2, 2014
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