Ralph C. Williams, 83, passed away peacefully early Tuesday morning, March 4th, 2014 at Hospice of Greensboro’s Beacon Place. The memorial service will be held at Jamestown United Methodist Church, Thursday, March 6th at 7pm. Ralph, born May 25th, 1930, was a retired auto-mechanic who loved tinkering with his old lawn mowers and feeding the wildlife in his back yard. An avid golfer when healthy, you could always find him watching the Golf Channel at home. He took care of his wife Betty for the last 5 years after her heart surgery.
Ralph is survived by his wife of over 60 years, Betty Williams; sister, Robbie Barrett; son, Donnie Williams (Nancy) and daughter, Dawn Coble (Ronnie); grandchildren, Angie Key (Jason), Carrie Williams, and Katie Dyson (David) and great grandchildren Jacob Larger, Macyn & Mackenzie Key. He was predeceased by his parents Eli and Ruth Williams, brother Burke Williams, and sister Ethel Smoak.
The family will receive friends after the memorial service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Jamestown United Methodist Church, PO Box 339, Jamestown, NC 27282 or Hospice of Greensboro.