1891 in Snyder's Mill, West Virginia|
||April 18, 1970
in Lake Charles, Louisiana|
||April 20, 1970 in
Orange Grove Cemetery, Lake Charles,
||April 20, 1927
in the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, Lake
American Press, April 19, 1970:
C. M. Williams
dies; rites are Thursday
Funeral services for Clyde Morgan Williams of 723 Broad
St., prominent local businessman, will be at 4 p.m.
Thursday in the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd.
The Rev. Richard R. Cook, rector,
will officiate. Burial will be in Orange Grove Cemetery
under direction of Hammer Funeral Home.
The body will be taken to the church
at 10 a.m. Thursday and will be there until time of
Mr. Williams died at 11:40 p.m.
Tuesday in a local hospital after a short illness.
He was retired vice president of
Southern Amusement Co.
A native of Martinsburg, W. Va., he
had lived here many years. He was a graduate of Shepherd
College in Shepherds Town, W. Va. He was also a graduate
of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.
He was a chemist by profession and
established one of the first chemistrical plants in Lake
Charles, a rice hull processing plant.
Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Lorraine
Wachsen Williams; three sisters, Miss Kathryn Williams,
Mrs. Robert G. Coffman and Mrs. Neil W. Miller, all of
Martinsburg, W. Va.; a number of nieces and nephews and
great-nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be F. Lisle Peters
Jr., Albert Miller Jr., Henry C. Alexander, Gurth
Anderson, A. B. Connan, Albert Funk, E. K. Crosby Jr.,
and Bruce Layer of Houston.