Charles Edward Williams, 73, of Austin, died Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013.

He was born Dec. 28, 1939 in Oxford, Mississippi, to Emmit and Lillian Williams

His parents; son, Shane Williams; and grandson, Shawn Williams, preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Roswitha Williams; son, Shanley Williams and wife Tammy; daughter, Sharleen Williams; two granddaughters; brothers, Emmit Williams and wife Sherry of Markham, Ill., Gregory Williams and wife Karen of Plano, Texas; and other extended family.

Funeral Services were held Monday, Dec. 23, 2013.

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