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Elias Willard Williams, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1858
Springville
Utah County
Utah, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1940
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA

Funeral services for Elias Willard Williams, 82, were held Thursday at 11 A.M. in the Naples Ward Chapel, with Bishop Joseph Collier of Davis presiding. A double mixed quartet sang, "Oh, My Father". Prayer was offered by Bishop Jerry Harrison of Lapoint, followed by the mixed quartet. A special duet, "Softly and Tenderly Jesus is Calling" was sung by Mrs. Mae Jorgenson and Mae Calder. The speakers were President Archie Johnson and President Byron Goodrich. The closing song was "Abide with Me" by the quartet. Benediction was by Bishop Alfred Simper. Internment was in the Vernal Memorial Park with John T. Kay dedicating the grave. The pallbearers were Ted Williams, Glenn Williams, Alma Williams, Clifton Nickell, Lowell Duvall and Marvin Carroll. Honorary Pall bearers were Boyd, Perry, Jay and Frank Williams, and Dallas Nickell, all grandsons of Mr. Williams. Those attending from outside points were three daughters, Mrs. Virgil Burke from Idaho, Mrs. Elva Hall from Salt Lake City, Mrs. Lucy Duvall from Gusher, a son John Williams from Provo and a grandson Clive Williams from Provo Bench. His sons, Levi Williams from Delta, Colorado, and LeRoy Williams from Fruita, Colorado, were unable to attend.

-Vernal Express, December 26, 1940, transcribed by Sheri McNary

Thanks to Find A Grave contributor Sheri McNary for suggesting this addition to the memorial. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elias Willard Williams (1818 - 1905)
  Lucy Ellen Hendricks Williams (1820 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Jane Bascom Williams (1860 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Willard Henry Williams (1876 - 1948)*
  Joel Orson Williams (1881 - 1915)*
  Levi Williams (1886 - 1964)*
  Ira Kimball Williams (1887 - 1918)*
  Lorn Williams (1900 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sowell Remington Williams (1842 - 1842)*
  Ellen Amelia Williams York (1844 - 1870)*
  Edgar Jerome Williams (1847 - 1847)*
  Mary Eliza Williams Kolb (1856 - 1938)*
  Elias Willard Williams (1858 - 1940)
  Charles Edward Williams (1860 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vernal Memorial Park
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 40.43031, -109.52222
 
Created by: Alan L. York
Record added: Oct 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42714575
Elias Willard Williams, Jr
Added by: Alan L. York
 
Elias Willard Williams, Jr
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Elias Willard Williams, Jr
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Rest in Peace, great grand uncle.
- Sheri McNary
 Added: Dec. 21, 2010
 
 
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