Charles Williams

Funeral services for the late Mr. Charles Williams were held on Thursday, August 1, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Lees, South Carolina. Officiating ministers were Rev. C. A. Moses, Rev. Dr. Herman Wallace, Rev. Anthony Corley and Rev. Floyd Hughes. Interment followed immediately at Hope Memorial Park Cemetery, Barnwell.

Mr. Charles Edward Williams was born on June 27, 1953. He was the son of the late Mr. Carl Williams Sr. and the late Mrs. Zelma Reed Williams.

Early in life, Charles joined Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Lees. He was educated in the Macedonia Public School System where he thoroughly enjoyed playing the saxophone. Charles was employed by numerous companies which included him working as a certified welder and working at Ducane Heating and Cooling. Prior to becoming disabled, he was employed by the Atlantic Turf Farm where he was honored with the outstanding service award. During Charles' spare time, he enjoyed listening to gospel, blues and jazz music.

Charles was the father of two children, Marlo and Stacey Williams. He was preceded in death by his sister, Mrs. Mary Hunter.

Cherishing Charles' precious memories are his children, Marlo and Stacey Williams, both of Atlanta, Georgia; three grandchildren; two brothers, Carl (Angie) Williams of Blackville and Dennis (Dororthy) Williams of St. Charles, Missouri; three sisters, Louvenia Reed of Blackville, Joe (Robert) Martino of Ehrhardt, and Ruth Smalls of Blackville; and a host of nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews and friends.

Sacred arrangements were entrusted to Dash's Funeral Home of Blackville. Online condolences may be submitted to www.dashsfh.com.