|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1921|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 2014|
Reece T. Williams, 93, of Memphis passed away Friday, January 24, 2014 at Ave Maria Nursing Home. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division serving during World War II, a member of Eastside Baptist Church, was the first president of the Trade Union / Refrigeration Service Engineer Society and remained in that position for several years and loved wood working. Mr. Williams is survived by his loving wife, Lucy Williams; son, Tolbert Williams of Water Valley, MS; grandchildren, Lynette, Christine and Sara; great- grandchildren, Shiler, Rebekah, Andrew, Landon and Thomas; great-great grandchild, Braylie; and was preceded in death by his daughter, Patricia Avent Willliams, 3 sisters and 2 brothers. The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 p.m., Monday, January 27, 2014 and a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, January 28, 2014 both at Memphis Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, 3700 N. Germantown Rd., Bartlett, TN. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be sent to the Wings Cancer Foundation, 100 N. Humphreys Blvd, Memphis, TN 38120. Online condolences may be expressed by visiting www.memphisfuneralhome.net Memphis Funeral Home And Memorial Gardens 3700 N. Germantown Rd. 901-725-0100.
Published in The Commercial Appeal from Jan. 26 to Jan. 30, 2014
Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens
Created by: Mike Caldwell
Record added: Jan 27, 2014
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