Posted: Friday, November 11, 2011 11:21 am
The Messenger, November 11, 2011
Len Shaw Williams, 84, of Union City died Nov. 10, 2011, at Union City Manor Nursing Home.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at East View Cemetery, with the Revs. Eddie Mallonee and Jerry Leggett officiating.
The family will receive friends from noon until 12:45 Saturday at White-Ranson Funeral Home.
He was born Aug. 14, 1927, in Hickman, Ky., son of the late Ruth Hudson (Cotham) and Len S. Williams Sr. He was a retired electrical contractor for Fife-Pierce Electrical Co. in Detroit and was a Baptist. He was a veteran of both the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II and the U.S. Air Force.
He is survived by two sisters and his brother-in-law, Mary Sue and Max Miller of Union City and Ann Faye Mosley of South Fulton; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Joe and Cheryl Williams of Memphis, Billy Lee and Marilyn Williams of Benton, Ky., and Jim and Joan Williams of Fulton; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his sister, Lucille (Rogers) Phipps; two brothers, Bobby Len Williams and David Rogers; and his brother-in-law, Eddie Mosley.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.