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Fred L. Williams

Thursday, March 10, 2005

Born 10-24-1908 -- Died 2-24-2005

Fred L. Williams, 96, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Feb. 24, 2005, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilita- tion Center in Ash Flat.

Born Oct. 24, 1908, in Vanndale, Ark., he was the son of Willie Richard Williams and Allie Cynthia Lattie Williams. He worked many years as a broiler operator for the University of Technology.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Ash Flat, Ark.

Survivors include five sons -- Burle Williams of Malvern, Fred E. Williams of Jonesboro, Ezra M. Williams of Clayton, Okla., Addison Dale Williams of McGee and Edward G. Williams of Benton; three daughters -- Winnie V. Wolfe and Evelyn D. Williams, both of Ash Fat, and Wanda L. Williams of Sherwood; 13 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Neva Florence Williams; and two sons -- Dewayne and Richard Williams.

The funeral was Feb. 28 at Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel with the Rev. Van Brown officiating. Burial followed at Vanndale Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland, Ark.

Grandsons were the pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church in Ash Flat.