Originally created 05/12/00

Mr. Douglas Williams



Mr. Douglas Nesbit Williams, 77, of Martinez, died Wednesday, May 10, 2000, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at Poteet Funeral Home, Greene Street, with the Rev. Jon Edwards officiating. Burial will be in Westover Memorial Park.

Mr. Williams, a native of Godowns, S.C., had retired as a grocer. He was an Army veteran, a member of Elks Club and a Mason. He was Methodist.

Survivors include his wife, Lillian B. Williams; four sons, Douglas L. Williams, Augusta, Andy Pye, Evans, Steven Pye, Martinez, and Russell Pye, Stone Mountain; three daughters, Susan Pye Bundy, Roswell, and Cathy O'Byrne and Terri W. Hayes, both of Martinez; and 17 grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Drew Pye, Philip Pye, Lindsay Thetford, Terry Turner, Douglas Williams Jr., Timothy Williams, William O'Byrne and Steven O'Byrne.

Friends may call at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 12, 2000