Howard M. Williams

Published 11:00 am Monday, April 25, 2022

TRYON – Howard Marion Williams of Tryon passed away, Thursday morning, April 21, 2022, at White Oak Manor of Tryon.
A native of Polk County, he was the son of the late Stewart Williams and Minnie Walker Williams and husband of the late Elea Lindsey Williams who passed away in 2017. Mr. Williams was a veteran of WWII having served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was retired from Dupont after many years of service. Mr. Williams was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving is one son, Sam Williams (Debra) of Forest City; one daughter, Rhonda Williams Hudson of Hendersonville; one sister, Lorena Brown of Ohio; three grandsons, Jonathan, Joshua, and Seth; six great-grandchildren, Nathan, Silas, Vance, Levi, Micha, and Anna.
A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, April 24, 2022, in Polk Memorial Gardens with Dr. Ethan Brown officiating.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, Post Office Box 336, Forest City, North Carolina 28043, or to the Marine League.
An online guest register is available at

McFarland Funeral Chapel & Crematory
Tryon, NC

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