Mr. Charles “Gil” Williams, age 81, of Lyons, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at Memorial Health Meadows Hospital in Vidalia. He was a native of Bulloch County and grew up in Brooklet. He was a 1958 graduate of Southeast Bulloch High School and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Georgia Southern College. He worked with NCR, First Bulloch Bank of Statesboro for fifteen years, and worked with Siefert & Bobbitt Associates for several years. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Lyons, the John Durst Sunday School Class where he taught, and served on various committees in the church. He was an avid golfer and NASCAR fan. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Edward Williams and Marjorie Mullins Williams.
His family includes his wife of thirty-two years, Kay Carr Williams of Lyons; five children, Greg Williams of Byron, Grant Williams of Midway, Jeffery Williams and wife Tracy of Waleska, Carr Newton of Nashville, Tennessee, and Christian Newton and wife Jess of Ft. Collins, Colorado; five grandchildren, C.J. Williams, Jake Williams, Keegan Newton, Kaylyn Newton and Dwyer Newton.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 17th, at 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church of Lyons with Pastor Paul Jackson and Pastor Randall Smith officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church on Saturday morning from 10:00 until just prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church, PO Box 71, Lyons, GA 30436.
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