Charles Curtis Williams (2018-11-01 14:55:16)

Charles Curtis Williams, age 74 of 8237 US Hwy 21 South, Glade Valley, NC passed away Monday, October 29. 2018 at his residence.

He was born December 21, 1943 in Grayson County, Virginia to the late Charles Robert and Zenna Marie Osborne Williams. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by one sister, Betty Williams Cornett; mother and father-in-law, F.A. and Janie McKnight.

Charles was a dedicated charter member of Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department and served as Fire Chief for several years. He was also honorary Fire Chief of Independence Volunteer Fire Department in Independence, VA.

He is survived by his wife, Linda M. Williams of the home; three sisters, Polly Williams Akers and husband Nathan of Hillsville, VA, Brenda Williams Hill and husband J.D. of Hillsville, VA, Debbie Williams Hash of Hillsville, VA; special nieces, Megan Hill Horton and husband Aaron of Yadkinville, Amber Shaw and husband John of Mt. Airy; special great-niece, Conner Shaw of Mt. Airy; special brother-in-law, Lynn Cornett of Elk Creek, VA; special pets, Buddy and Dixie; several other nieces, nephews, and many friends also survive.

The family requests the honor of your presence at the funeral service to celebrate the life of Charles at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 1, 2018 in the chapel of Grandview Memorial Funeral Home with Brother Hugh Miller, Reverend James Smith, Brother Ed Hall, and Alleghany Honor Guard officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends starting at 12:00 p.m. until time of the service at the funeral home. Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 162, Roaring Gap, NC 28668, or to Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Jan Shaw, PO Box 115, Roaring Gap, NC 28668. The family would like to extend special thanks to the Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department, Alleghany County EMS, the staff of Medi-Home Care, and Nurse Kena Jones. Grandview Memorial Funeral Home is proudly serving the Williams family and if you wish, online condolences may be submitted to the family at

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