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“To the Williams Family--Dr. Williams was a major inspiration to me in my career, both in high school and when I worked part-time for The Williams...Read More »
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“Uncle Jim, I've known you my entire life. Somehow we lost touch with each other for the last several years. You've taught me so many things about...Read More »
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“I remember Williams Clinic very well. All the women in my family went there as teenagers. Thank you for establishing a clinic for us and all those...Read More »
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“To the Williams' Family - My sincerest condolences in the passing of your husband, father and grandfather. I am blessed to have met Dr. Williams...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Christina Chavez Kelley - NM

James was born on May 28, 1919 and passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016.

James was a resident of Las Cruces, New Mexico at the time of passing.

He attended school in El Paso earned his B.S. from New Mexico AM 1947; his M.D. from Creighton University School of Medicine Omaha1951; and his MS in Surgery from Creighton Medical School 1956.

He joined the U.S. Air Corps in 1942 as a 1st Lieutenant.

James was married to Willeen.

A private family service is planned for December 10.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Clara Belle Williams scholarship fund at New Mexico State University or the N.A.A.C.P.