|Charles Elton Williams, Jr., age 88, of Moorefield, WV passed this life
on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the Grant County Rehabilitation and
Care Center in Petersburg, WV. Born on July 23, 1928 in Moorefield,
WV, he was the son of the late Charles Elton Williams, Sr. and
Rebecca Wood Williams. He was the last living
member of his immediate family.
Charles was a farmer and a bonded livestock dealer. He was a
member of the Moorefield Presbyterian Church. He was also a U.S.
Army Veteran and lifetime member of the American Legion Post 64.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife,
Janet Swick Williams, and two sisters, Elizabeth Perry and Anne
Grover. He is survived by his wife, Lola Wolfe Crider; son, Charles
“Chuck” Williams, III and his wife, Robin, of Moorefield, WV; daughter,
Cheryl W. Harwood of Moorefield, WV; four grandchildren;
and seven great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m., Tuesday, July 26, 2016
at Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield, WV. A funeral service will be
held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the funeral home with
Pastors Russell and Lucy Webster officiating. Burial will follow at
Olivet Cemetery, Moorefield, WV.
Memorial Donations may be made to the Moorefield Volunteer Fire
Company 46, 114 Kuykendall Ln., Moorefield, WV 26836; Church of
the Brethren, 115 Clay St., Moorefield, WV 26836; or Grant County
Rehabilitation and Care Center, 27 Early Ave., Petersburg, WV 26847.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home.