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Charles "Ted" Thomas Williams

June 5, 1927 March 23, 2018
Charles "Ted" Thomas Williams
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Obituary for Charles "Ted" Thomas Williams

Charles Thomas “Ted” Williams, age 90 of 325 Northmont Blvd., Danville, Va. passed away Friday, March 23, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 5, 1927 in Indiana, to the late Ida Nadine Cricser Williams and the late Harry E. Williams. Ted was married to Ruth R. Williams, who survives, of the residence. He double-retired, first after serving 23 years in the U.S. Air Force and then from Brockway Glass, where he served as an inspector. Ted was a member of Shermont Baptist Church.

In addition to wife, Ted is survived by two sons, Ben Shelton and wife, Cindy, Keith Shelton and Kim, a daughter, Deborah S. Powell and husband Richard, four grandchildren, Shannon Hair and wife Heather, Benjamin Shelton and wife Christina, Joshua Shelton and Hannah Shelton, as well as six great-grandchildren, Jackson Hair, Dawson Hair, Arriana Shelton, Aaron Shelton, Zoe Shelton and Isabella Shelton.

In addition to his parents, Ted was predeceased by two sons, SGM Kevin Williams and Wesley Williams, a sister, Mary Joan Teeters, and a brother, Richard M. Williams.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, March 26, 2018 at Shermont Baptist Church, 781 Mt Cross Rd, Danville, VA 24540, officiated by Rev. Ryan Riley. Interment will follow at Danville Memorial Gardens, Danville. Military honors will be rendered by the Seymour Johnson AFB Honor Guard.

A visitation by friends will be conducted from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m., Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Norris Funeral Services, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Turnpike, Danville.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or the Charles T. “Ted” Williams Veterans Scholarship, c/o
DCC Educational Foundation, 1008 South Main Street, Danville, VA 24541.

Norris Funeral Services, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Turnpike, Danville is serving the Williams family. Online condolences may be made at

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5:00 PM 3/25/2018 5:00:00 PM - 6:30 PM 3/25/2018 6:30:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel
3995 Franklin Turnpike Danville 24540 Virginia
United States





2:00 PM 3/26/2018 2:00:00 PM
Shermont Baptist Church

781 Mount Cross Road
Danville, VA 24540

Shermont Baptist Church
781 Mount Cross Road Danville 24540 VA
United States

Cemetery Details


Danville Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

4849 Riverside Drive
Danville, VA 24541

4849 Riverside Drive Danville 24541 VA
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Judes Children Hospital

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105

Charles T. "Ted" Williams Veterans Scholarship

DCC Educational Foundation
1008 South Main St.
Danville, VA 24541

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