American Veteran 09

Melvin Richard Williams

September 12, 1948 ~ June 21, 2022 (age 73)

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Melvin Richard Williams, 73 of Flemington, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at Ruby Memorial Hospital with his loving family by his side. He was born September 12, 1948 in Taylor County, son of the late Dewey and Juanita Severe Williams, Melvin was preceded in death by his loving wife, Brenda Collins Williams, August 9, 2006.

Melvin was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps serving in the Vietnam War. He worked in construction and always took great pride in the work that he did. He liked being in the outdoors, and always had a beautiful garden to provide him with produce to can and share with his family and friends. He enjoyed the time he spent with his family especially his grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him.

Melvin is survived by three sons, Richard Williams (Veronica), Timmy Williams, Barry Williams  one daughter, Pam Mouser, seven grandchildren, Tyler & Jessica, Travis & Kennedy,  Jessica & Wesley, Kelly, Rebecca, Sophia, and Brenda, five great grandchildren, Leighton, Anson, Ayden, Lilly, and Hunter. Three step-grandchildren, Jaylyn, Terrance and Alex.

 Eight brothers and sisters, Billy Williams (Regina), Jimmy Williams (Patty), George Williams, Homer Williams (Judy), Gary Williams, Arlene Cavo (Ron), and Mary Jo   (Theodore) and Wilma Cannon.

In addition to his parents and wife, Melvin was preceded in death by, one son, Terry Williams, three brothers, Ronnie Williams, Dorsey Williams, Kenneth Williams and two sisters Norma Jean Williams, and Shirley Simmons

Family and friends may call at Bartlett Funeral Home,202 McGraw Ave., Grafton on Sunday, June 26, 2022 from 1:00PM to 6:00PM and on Monday, June 27, 2022 from 9:00AM until the funeral hour at 12:00Noon with Pastor Tom Horne officiating. Interment will follow at the WV. National Cemetery, with full Military Honors accorder by the Taylor County Honor Guard, and the United States Marine Honor Guard. Online condolences can be sent to the Williams family at www.bartlettfuneralhomewv.com Bartlett Funeral Home is honored to serve the Williams family.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
June 26, 2022

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bartlett Funeral Home
202 McGraw Ave.
Grafton, WV 26354

Funeral Service
Monday
June 27, 2022

12:00 PM
Bartlett Funeral Home
202 McGraw Ave.
Grafton, WV 26354

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