Mr. Williams was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late William David and Loucinda Ashworth Williams. He was employed with the Dairy Experiment Station for several years. He was a member of the Emmanuel Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Grace Holder Williams; two brothers and four sisters.
He is survived by one daughter, Audrey Michelle (Napolion) Lewis, two sons, Charles Randy (Diana) Williams, and Larry Lee (LaVona) Williams, two sisters, Sally Curtis, and Lottie Crabtree, all of Lewisburg; nine grandchildren; and several great- and great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted by Dr. Roger Reid on Saturday, May 19, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.
London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.