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Benjamin Duncan Williams
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1885
Montgomery County
Alabama, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1973
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA

WILLIAMS, B. D. of Rockdale. Age 87. Died 4/20/1973 (Friday) in Richards Hospital after a long illness. Services held 4/21 (Sat.) in Phillips & Luckey Chapel. Burial in IOOF Cemetery. Rev. Tim Griffin officiated. Phillips & Luckey in charge of arrangements.

He was BORN 9/19/1885 in Montgomery, AL., the son of Dunk & Mark Amason Williams. The family moved to Texas when he was young and lived most of his life in Milam Co., except 17 years spent in Temple. Lived in Rockdale for past 9 years. Retired farmer. Member of First Christian Church of Rockdale and was elder in the old Southside Christian Church while living in Temple. Member and past-president of the Sharp School Board for many years. Preceded in death by wife of 67 years, Mrs. Annie Elzora Lawhon Williams, on 11/30/1972.

SURVIVORS: Son, Bennie D. Williams of Rockdale; 2 daughters, Mrs. Reno Smith of Rockdale, Mrs. Ann Berger of Temple; sister, Mrs. Jeanie Todd of Rockdale; 8 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  Duncan Leonard Williams (1848 - 1927)
  Mary Isabell Amason Williams (1848 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Annie Elzora Lawhon Williams (1886 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Cora Orena Williams Smith (1907 - 1996)*
  Bennie Dee Williams (1913 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Eugenia Williams Scott (1869 - 1949)*
  James Leonard Williams (1871 - 1950)*
  Irene M Williams Holder (1872 - 1965)*
  Thomas Franklin Williams (1874 - 1972)*
  John Foster Williams (1878 - 1940)*
  Benjamin Duncan Williams (1885 - 1973)
  Jeanie Helen Williams Todd (1887 - 1976)*
  Samuel Price Williams (1892 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Aug 26, 2007
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Benjamin Duncan Williams
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- BeNotForgot
 Added: Jan. 7, 2014

- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Aug. 26, 2007
 
 
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