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Billy Ray Williams, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend of Bluefield, WV passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017.
Billy was born March 15, 1937 in Bluefield, WV to the late Charles Edmond Williams and the late Gertrude Marie Sparks Williams.
He loved fishing, farming, and gardening. He was an active member of the Bluefield First Church of the Nazarene. He had worked for Bell Lines and Smith Transfer, and retired from the City of Bluefield.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Michael Ray Williams; two brothers, Charles Edmond Williams, Jr. and Jerry Lane Williams.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 61 years, Norma "Sue" Williams of Bluefield, WV; three daughters, Susan Faulkner and husband, George of North Tazewell, VA, Lora Lambert and husband, Richard of Bluefield, WV, and Robin Price and husband, Peck of Nemours, WV; sons, Billy Roy Williams and wife, Jennifer of Bluefield, WV and Rodney "Peck" Price of Nemours, WV; 15 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; a brother, Roger Williams and wife, Glenna of Bluefield; two sisters, Reta Williams of Bluefield, and Sharon Mitchell and husband, Barry of Kentucky; his church and lake families; and several extended family members and a host of friends.
Services to celebrate the life of Billy Ray Williams will be held 2:00PM Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Roselawn Funeral Home, Princeton with Pastor Gary Jakes officiating. Following the services Billy will be laid to rest at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton. Billy Williams, Peck Price, Justin Williams, Chris Williams, Erik Price, and Andrew Price will be serving as pallbearers.
Friends may gather with the family from 6:00PM until 9:00PM Saturday at the funeral home.
Online condolences and other information can be found by visiting www.roselawnfuneral.com
Roselawn Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 450 Courthouse Road, Princeton is honored to be serving the family.
Published on July 28, 2017
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