Charlie Allan 'Boss' Williams, Sr.

December 12, 1923 ~ April 15, 2019 (age 95)

Mr. Charlie Allan Williams, Sr., 95, of Emporia, Virginia, peacefully answered God's call from labor unto eternal rest on Monday, April 15, 2019 at Chippenham Hospital, Richmond, Virginia.

'Boss', as he was affectionately called, by his family and friends, was born December 12, 1923 in Greensville, County, Virginia to the parentage of the late William Henry Williams and Emma C. Williams. Early in life, he united in Christian Fellowship with Salem Baptist Church, where he served faithful until his health failed. He was a also dedicated member of the Usher's Ministry. For many years, 'Boss' was employed as a Sanitation Worker, with the City of Emporia. He was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Ida Mae Williams.

In addition to his parents and beloved wife; 'Boss' was preceded in death by nine siblings, Emma Ruth Lewis, Carrie Williams Harrison, Dorothy Williams Harrison, James, Daniel, Robert, Milton, Joe and Herbert Williams.

He leaves not to mourn his passing, but to cherish many fond memories: six children, George Williams (Margaurette) and James Williams both of Washington, DC, Johnny Williams of Bowling Green, Virginia, Charlie Williams, Jr. of Emporia, Virginia, Albert Williams of Temple Hills, Maryland and Willis Williams of Emporia, Virginia; ten grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Mary Eason of Emporia, Virginia; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Public Viewing

Friday, April 26, 2019
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Knox-High Mortuary, Inc.
568 Halifax St.
Emporia, Virginia 23847

Funeral Service

Saturday, April 27, 2019
1:00 PM

Salem Baptist Church
800 Brink Road
Emporia, VA 23847

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