William Howard “Bill” Williams, Jr.
William Howard “Bill” Williams, Jr., age 78, of Moorefield, WV passed this life on Sunday, August 19,
2012 at the Grant County Nursing Home in Petersburg, WV. Born on April 14, 1934 in Cumberland,
MD, he was the son of the late William Howard Williams, Sr. and Evelyn Merle Vetter Williams. He was
preceded in death by one brother, Harry Thomas “Sonny” Williams.
Mr. Williams is survived by his companion, Mary Bierkamp Wolfe of Fisher, WV, four sisters, Polly
Katherine Ours, Evelyn Louise Davis, Phyllis Jean Schell, all of Moorefield, WV, and Nancy Lee Barr
of Martinsburg, WV, one brother, James Edward Williams of Columbia, MO, and ten nieces and
Bill was a farmer and of Methodist faith. He was also a United States Army veteran.
Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 21, 2012, at the Elmore Funeral Home in
Moorefield, WV. A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 22, 2012, at
the funeral home with Pastor Bill Brown officiating. Burial will follow at the Olivet Cemetery in
Memorial donations may be made to the Harry Thomas “Sonny” Williams Scholarship Fund, PO Box
907 Moorefield, WV 26836.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home.