Charles Edward Williams was born 14
October 1909. He was the son of the Rev.
James Sampson & Della Caldonia (McAfee) Williams. He
married Inez Bosley, daughter of William Smith & Sletia (Jackson)
Bosley, on 22 October 1927 in Navarro County, Texas. Inez was born
15 January 1911. Edward & Inez had two children, Jack Thomas
and Letha Juanita Willliams. Inez died 3 February 1934 in
Navarro County, Texas of Pneumonia. She is buried next to Charles
Edward at the David White
Cemetery on Pisgah Ridge, Navarro County, Texas.
Charles Edward remarried to Floy
Springer on 7 September 1934 at the Calvary Baptist Church 11th &
3rd St, Corsicana, Navarro Co., Texas. Floy was the daughter of
Daniel Zack & Mary Susan (Burks/Richardson) Springer.
She was born 16 March 1916 in Commerce, Hunt Co., TX. Floy gave
birth to Charles David Williams on 7 September 1935 near Ward's Bridge,
Navarro County, Texas and died two days later on 9 September 1935.
She was buried in the Dresden
Cemetery, Navarro County, Texas. Her mother & father would
later be buried next to her.
Charles Edward remarried a third time
to Ruth Irene Gordon on 4 April 1936 at Pinkston, Navarro Co., Texas.
She was the daughter of Samuel Oscar & May Sue (Hanson) Gordon.
They had no children. After Edward's death, Ruth remarried to
Robert Matthew Kennemore (3 January 1913 - 6 June 1980). Robert is
buried in the Hamilton
Beeman Cemetery, Navarro County, Texas. Ruth is still living
in Ft. Worth Texas.
Charles Edward died of Typhoid Fever
on 5 September 1936 at the home of his parents in Corsicana, Navarro
County, Texas. He was buried next to his first wife, Inez.
Charles Edward & Inez (Bosley) Williams:
|Jack Thomas Williams
||28 May 1929
||7 June 1973
3) Glenna Ruty (Holman) Ford-Williams-Piel, married 1958
|Letha Juanita Williams
||- living -
||Marvin W. Slaydon
Charles Edward & Floy (Springer) Williams:
||Cora Sue Grimm
Edward Williams holding his youngest son, Charles
photo taken abt 1936
Edward died shortly
Navarro County, Texas
grandmother, Sallie Bosley, is buried near by. Her
parents, William Smith and Sletia (Jackson) Bosley are buried
at the Richland
|FUNERAL SERVICES FOR C. E.
WILLIAMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON
Funeral services for Charles E. Williams, aged 25 years, 712
East Twelfth avenue, who died Saturday morning following a
short illness, were held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at
Pisgah Ridge cemetery where interment was made. The rites were
conducted by Rev. Joe E. Green, pastor of the Eleventh Avenue
Baptist Church. Surviving are his wife, three children, Jack,
Charles and Juanita; parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Williams, two
brothers, Jordan [Judson] and Harvey Williams, and a sister,
Mrs. I. C. Pool [Poole], all of Corsicana, and other
relatives. Pallbearers were Jack Russell, Fred Pinkston, Budy
Farris, Wiley Elliott, Calvin Brannon, W. McDaniel and Troy
Cooley. Corley Funeral Home directed the funeral arrangements.
Inez (Bosley) Williams - First wife
of Charles Edward Williams
MRS. INEZ WILLIAMS DIED SATURDAY; WAS BURIED ON SUNDAY
Mrs. Inez Williams, aged 23 years, wife of C. E. Williams of
the Ward Bridge community, died Saturday afternoon at 4:30
o'clock with burial in the Pisgah Ridge Cemetery. The services
were conducted by Rev. E. T. Miller, pastor of the First Baptist
Surviving are her husband, two small children, Juanita and Jack
Williams; parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Bosley, Ward Bridge; two
sisters, Misses Ruth and Ruby Bosley, both of Rice; and four
brothers, Alf. and Bailey Bosley, both of Richland; and Ben and
Jim Bosley, both of Rice.
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Floy Springer - Second
wife of Charles Edward Williams
Cemetery, Navarro County TX
Buried next to her parents, Daniel Zack & Mary Susan
Grave site in about 1935
FUNERAL SERVICES HELD TUESDAY FOR MRS FLOY WILLIAMS
Funeral services for Mrs. Floy Williams, aged 19, who died
at Pursley Monday morning at 4 o'clock, were held from the
family home Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock with interment
Cemetery. The rites were conducted by Rev.
Johnson of Pursley.
Surviving are her husband C. C. [C. E.] Williams; an infant
son; parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. C. [D. Z.] Springer, all of
Pursley; two sisters
Mrs. Idell Forshaw, Silver City, and Mrs. Pearl
Walton, Dallas; and five brothers, Ernest and Fred Springer,
both of Pursley, and
Frank, Belton, and Murphy Springer all of Lector, Texas.
Pallbearers were Claude Poole, Jack Russell, Aaron Daniels,
Woodrow Daniels, Hate Gallagher and Wiley Elliott.
Southerland-McCammon Funeral Home directed arrangements.
Card of Thanks
We wish to take this method of thanking our many friends who
were so kind to us during the illness and death of our
darling wife and
daughter, Mrs. Floy Williams. We wish to thank the kind
ladies for the lunch that was prepared, also thank each and
every one for the beautiful floral offerings. Thank Bro.
Johnson for his comforting wards [words] in our time of
need. May God's richest
blessings rest on each and every one is our prayer. C.E.
Williams and Son, Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Springer and Children.
but has a lot at the Hamilton-Beeman
Cemetery, Navarro County, Texas. Will be buried next
to her second husband, Robert Matthew Kennemore
|Ruth Irene (Gordon) - Third
Wife of Charles Edward Williams. She remarried to Robert