Rev Carlton J. Williams

Rev Carlton J. Williams

Birth
Coffey County, Kansas, USA
Death 25 Dec 1974 (aged 83)
Beloit, Rock County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Rockton, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 22845765 · View Source
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Beloit Daily News, Friday 27 December 1974
ROCKTON - The Rev. Carlton J. Williams, 83, Yale Bridge Road, died Wednesday in Beloit Hospital.
He was born Aug. 11, 1891, in Coffey County, Kansas, the son of E.J. and Sibyl Nevitt Williams. He married Amelia P. Clarke, Aug. 18, 1915, in Sycamore, Ill.
He received his education at Illinois Wesleyan University and Garrett Theological Seminary in Evanston, Ill.
A retired minister, he served many churches in Illinois, including Leaf River, Geneva, Brookfield, Sandwich, Poplar Grove, Pecatonica, Kaneville, Manchester Free and the Old Stone Church of Rockton.
He was pastor emeritus of the Old Stone Church at the time of his death.
He helped organize the Rockton Fire Protection District. He worked with soil conservation in Winnebago County and was a past masters of the Rockton Masonic Lodge 74, past patron of Satrlight Chapter OES and past watchman of Shepherd's of the White Shrine of Jerusalem of Beloit.
Survivors include his wife; a son Wayne, of Rockton; four daughters, Mrs. Gordon (Elaine) Needham of Kaneville, Mrs. William (Ella Mae) Pankey of Palatine, Mrs. Wallen (Irene) Ellis of Rockton, Mrs. Russell (Carol) Ellis of Roscoe; 16 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Clarence of Santa Barbara, Calif., Rollin of Nashville, Tenn., and Vernon of Fort Meyers, Fl.; two sisters, Mrs. Leola Holmes of Tulsa, Okla. and Mrs. Althea Wienke of Salinas, Calif.
Services will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the Old Stone Church with the Rev. James Westpfahl and the Rev. Darrell English officiating. Burial will be in Rockton Cemetery.
Friends may call from 7-8:30 p.m. Friday in the Rosman, Uehling, Kinzer Blackhawk Chapel. Memorials may be made to the building fund of the Old Stone Church.


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  • Created by: Dean McMakin
  • Added: 12 Nov 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 22845765
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Carlton J. Williams (11 Aug 1891–25 Dec 1974), Find a Grave Memorial no. 22845765, citing Rockton Township Cemetery, Rockton, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Dean McMakin (contributor 46804161) .