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Robert E. Williams, Sr.

May 4, 1932 October 7, 2018
Robert E. Williams, Sr.
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Obituary for Robert E. Williams, Sr.

Robert E. “Bob” Williams, Sr., 86, of West Bridgewater, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, October 7, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Beverly A. (Thomas) Williams.

Born May 4, 1932 in Boston, he was the son of the late Ernest Williams and Violet (Davis) Williams. Raised in Avon, he graduated from Avon High School in 1951. He served in the United States Naval Reserves until he retired in 1992.

Bob worked as a Millwright for Armstrong World Industries in Braintree for over 30 years.

He was very active in the Avon Baptist church where he served as a Deacon, Trustee, and on various boards. He was a longtime member of the West Bridgewater Lions Club where he served as past president. He also coached baseball and softball Little League for many years.

Bob enjoyed gardening, camping and traveling in his RV up and down the coast and staying at different locations with his sisters and their husbands.

He is survived by his wife, Beverly A. (Thomas) Williams of West Bridgewater; his children, Robert E. Williams, Jr. and his wife Tricia of Medfield, Rhonda E. Williams and her husband Ronald Champagne, of Bridgewater, Lisa J. Davis and her husband Kenneth of Illinois and Lori J. Graney and her husband Matthew of West Bridgewater; his grandchildren, Justin Williams, Katelyn Williams, Stephen Williams, Eric Champagne, Sabrina Champagne, Samantha Carrico, Ayden Davis and Christopher Hofmann; his great-granddaughter, Aubrey Carrico; he is also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Ina Benson and Elaine Tight.

Funeral services will be held in the Avon Baptist Church, 119 North Main St., Avon on Saturday, October 13th at 11:00AM. Private cremation will follow. Calling hours in the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 441 South Main St., West Bridgewater on Friday from 4:00-8:00PM. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bob’s memory may be made to the Avon Baptist Church, 119 North Main St., Avon, MA 02322.

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4:00 PM 10/12/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/12/2018 8:00:00 PM
Russell & Pica Funeral Home - West Bridgewater

441 S Main St.
West Bridgewater, MA 02379

Russell & Pica Funeral Home - West Bridgewater
441 S Main St. West Bridgewater 02379 MA
United States





11:00 AM 10/13/2018 11:00:00 AM
Avon Baptist Church

119 North Main Street
Avon, MA 02322

Avon Baptist Church
119 North Main Street Avon 02322 MA
United States

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