January 2, 1911 ~ November 19, 2003
James Med Williams, 92, of 119 Whitney Drive, formerly of Selwyn Road, Asheville, died Wednesday, November 19, 2003, at the Hospice Solace Center.
Mr. Williams was born in Buncombe County and was a son of the late A.M. and Ellen Joyce Williams. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Cagle Williams, who died in 1986, and by five brothers and six sisters. He was retired from American Enka and was a member of Oak Forest Presbyterian Church.
He is survived by one daughter, Judy Clark and her husband Jim of Asheville; two sons, James M. Williams, Jr. and his wife Jan of Marietta, GA and George Thompson and his wife Judy of Asheville; a sister, Ethel McDonald of Candler; a brother Paul Williams of Candler; eleven grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be at 10:30 am Saturday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with the Rev. Mark Nieting officiating.
Memorials may be made to Mountain Area Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813, or to Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Vision 2010, 51 Wilburn Place, Asheville, NC 28806.
I love you papaw Med.
All of us will miss you.
I will play ball for you.
I loved my visit with grandpa Med! I have memories that will last a lifetime.He was a great person and I love him!
I love you Med and will remember you always. I hope the best for all the Family, and love each and everyone of you.(Some more than others, LOL)But really Med had a wonderful long life and he was such a HAPPY person. We all need to honor him and strive to be half as wonderful as he always was til the end of our lives! God Bless us one and all, and keep us on the higher roads of life. LOVE to all!
To all the family of Med. From the family of Ray & Shirley Welch. We send our sympathy and condolence. It has been a great pleasure knowing Med. He will be missed greatly.Sincerly,Brenda,Joel&Gary.
I loved Med and I will miss him alot. I will always cherish when I was little and I would wait everyday for him to bring me ice cream. Bless everyone in the Family and I love you all very much.
Sure sorry to hear of Med’s passing. I always thought the world of him. My mother just passed away on the 12th. They were the same age.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God ever be by your side.
My sincere condolences to Jim and Jan and the entire family.
Bill and I will miss visiting with Med. It will not be the same when we will go and stay with Jim and Judy.
He may be gone, but he is not forgotten.
Our condolences to all the family. May the Lord keep you strong.
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
To Jim and Jeanette,
So sorry about your father Jim, and just keep faith, and know that God will be with you. I am so sorry that Lou and I cannot be there with you, but I am sure that you understand. Please know that you and all of the family are in my prayers, and that we are thinking of you at this time of sorrow.
You have all of our Deepest Sympathy.
With our Love,
Nita and Louise