Buford Owen Williams, 76, of Artie, WV, passed away Friday, September 1, 2017, at Cabell Huntington Hospital.
Born November 6, 1940, he was the son of the late Wayburn and Linnie Dunbar Williams.
Buford was a Coal Miner for over 30 years and was part of the UMWA. He attended the Church of God at Artie, and in his leisure he enjoyed gardening and sitting on the porch drinking a good cup of coffee.
He is preceded in death by five sisters: Nova Williams, Gaylena Cyrus, Doris Stanley, Kathrine Smith, and Cleda Williams, and one brother: Herman Williams.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 53 years Lou Williams, three sons: Aaron Williams, Buford "Owen" Williams (Marsha), Brandon Williams (Lindsay), three daughters: Kathy Williams, Trina Williams (Stephen) and Yolanda Endicott (Philip), thirteen grandchildren, and many great grandchildren, four brothers: Ronald, Teddy, Eddie, and Jackie Williams, one sister: Maxine Jones.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at Tyree Funeral Home in Mount Hope with Pastor Jerry Lawrence officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Park. Visitation will be one hour prior to service.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Online condolence may be sent at www.tyreefuneralhome.com
Arrangements are by Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope.
Published on September 3, 2017