AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. George T. Williams, 71, husband of 50 years to Ann Dixon Williams, entered into rest Sunday, December 28, 2008, at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital.
Funeral services were held from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors December 31, 2008, at 2 p.m. with the Revs. Greg Bentley and Jared DeLoach officiating. Interment followed in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mr. Williams was a native of Glascock County and son of the late Thomas H. and Hattie Lamb Williams. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was an automotive technician. He was a member of Augusta Primitive Baptist Church and the Disabled American Veterans. He was an avid fisherman and loved NASCAR.
In addition to his wife, survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Tamera W. DeLoach, North Augusta, Melody W. and Chip Blease, North Augusta, and Jayne W. and Paul Andrews, Martinez; sisters, Christine Selby, Ada, Okla., and Geraldine Chalker, Augusta; brother, James E. Williams, Thomson; beloved sister in law, Edith Poteet, Augusta grandchildren, Jared and Brett DeLoach, Krystle Blease, and Bryan, Seth, and Paige Andrews; great grandchildren, Charlie and Daphne DeLoach; and niece, Carolyn Morris, Loganville, Ga., and several other nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were George Zachmann, Floyd Bessinger, Brian Peck, Grady Thompson, Bill Elliott, and Joseph Williams, Sr.