Originally created 02/19/01

Mr. John Williams



NORTH AUGUSTA - Mr. John G. Williams, 81, of Fairway Avenue, died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2001, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church of North Augusta with Dr. Gary C. Redding officiating. Burial will be in Graniteville Cemetery, Graniteville.

Mr. Williams, a native of Edgefield County, was a Coast Guard veteran of World War II and had retired from E.I. DuPont at the Savannah River Site. He was a member of Acacia Lodge 315 of Accepted and Free Masons and First Baptist Church of North Augusta.

Survivors include his wife, Helen Faulkner Williams; a son, Danny Williams, Boca Raton, Fla.; and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Fred Keller, Earl Saggus, Asa Daniels, Tom Plowden, Malcom Hitt and Ray Hitt.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of Acacia Lodge No. 315 of Accepted and Free Masons.

Memorials may be made to: First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 602 Georgia Ave., North Augusta, SC 29841.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home.