Originally created 10/14/00

Mr. Billy Williams Sr.



WILLISTON, S.C. - Mr. Billy Albert Williams Sr. died Friday, Oct. 13, 2000, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Folk Funeral Home with the Revs. Floyd Dukes and Jimmy Hanf officiating. Burial will be in Williston Cemetery.

Mr. Williams, a native of Graniteville, was an Army veteran, owner and operator of Folk Funeral Home and a farmer. He was a member of Williston Lions Club, where he was former chairman of Sight Conservation Committee,Barnwell County Agricultural Stabilization Board, where he was former vice chairman of Barnwell County Agricultural Stabilization Conservation Services Committee and former Barnwell County Conservation District commissioner, Williston Cemetery Corp., where he was chairman, Barnwell County Economic Development Commission, where he was secretary-treasurer, South Carolina Funeral Directors Association Central-Coastal Division, where he was former secretary-treasurer, National Funeral Directors Association and Rosemary Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Seay Williams; four sons, Billy A. Williams Jr., Fulton Hunt, Walter Hunt and Franklin Hunt, all of Williston; three daughters, Letitia W. Stillinger, Joane W. Hutson and Angela Hunt, all of Williston; his mother, Edna B. Williams, Graniteville; a brother, Winston Williams, Graniteville; and six grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Williston Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 367, Williston, SC 29853.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 14, 2000