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Rev John Henry Williams

Rev John Henry Williams

Birth
North Carolina, USA
Death 10 Jun 1938 (aged 58)
Owego, Tioga County, New York, USA
Burial Owego, Tioga County, New York, USA
Plot Sec. 5, Lot 4
Memorial ID 100332418 · View Source
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THE REV. JOHN HENRY WILLIAMS

The Rev. John H. Williams died suddenly in the back yard at his home, 112 Fox Street, on Friday afternoon, June 10, aged 58 years. Mr. Williams had suffered from diabetes, and a year ago he had been obliged to undergo operation for the amputation of one of his legs. He never regained his health.

His funeral was held on Monday afternoon at the Bethel A. M. E. church. The Reverend J. H. Stirling, the pastor of the church, officiating. The burial was in the Tioga cemetery.

Mr Williams was a son of Alexander and Clara Williams and was born on April 7, 1880 at Williamsburg, N. C. He was pastor of the Bethel A. M. E. church two years about ten years ago and he returned to Owego to live.

He leaves his wife, who was formerly Mrs. Clarice Murray: one daughter, Miss Katherine Williams; one son, Golburn Williams, and four step-children, the Misses Elsie and Bernice Murray and Wesley and Harold Murray, all of Owego

Published in the Owego Gazette Thursday, June 16, 1938


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  • Created by: Daryl Doty Holloway
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100332418
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev John Henry Williams (7 Apr 1880–10 Jun 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100332418, citing Tioga Cemetery, Owego, Tioga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Daryl Doty Holloway (contributor 47593735) .