Keith Williams
  • Contributions may be made to the ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION, 2970 Peachtree Road, NW, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30305 in memory of Keith.

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“We were college friends at Texas Tech..Kept up with Keith for a few years after leaving Lubbock..I have found letter he wrote to me about joining the...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: cindy colvin - boerne, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. I'm looking forward to your visit. Wish I was there to hug you. Love, LaVerne ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: LaVerne Morris - Dardenne Prairie, MO

“On behalf of McDonough American Legion Post 55 and fellow veterans we express our condolences to Keith's family and our gratitude for his sacrifices...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Robbie Robinson, Commander - GA

“You will be surely missed, but not forgotten remaining forever in our hearts until we all meet again in sweet Beulah land. You loved Jesus and were...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: LaWanda Rutledge - Stockbridge, GA

“You will be missed tremendously. I love you for being you and the best friend my favorite aunt ever had. Love you and see you again one day. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Kim Watkins - Madison, MS - Niece

“papa you will be in my heart forever. he was very funny and fun.he always was nice to me. he lovs jellybeans and let me have some.I loved him...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Kayden Waldop - Hampton, GA

“I am so sorry for the lost of such a great man. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Ginger Waldrop - Hampton, GA


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Mr. Keith Williams, age 64 of McDonough, Georgia passed away May 3, 2012. He was born in Kileen, Texas to Klara Evanova Williams and the late Harrison Williams. Keith served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War as a Warrant Officer and helicopter pilot. He graduated from LSU and Texas Tech. with degrees in Entomology and Computer Science. He had worked as an air traffic controller and also for Unisys for seven years. He was a member of West McDonough Church of Christ and was a ham radio operator. He enjoyed bird watching, computer games, building scale model railroad displays and spending time with his granddaughter. Survivors include his life-long companion, Carolyn Williams of McDonough; son, James Robert (Heather) Sowell of Ft. Knox, Kentucky; granddaughter, Sarah Nicole Sowell; mother, Klara Pink of McDonough; brother, Kenneth (Cecelia) Williams and nieces, Elizabeth and Sarah Williams all of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 2:00 PM from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Rev. Derek Chancellor and Rev. Andy Brenton will officiate. Interment will follow at Haisten/Eastlawn Memorial Park. Friends may visit the family Friday from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 2970 Peachtree Road, NW, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30305 in memory of Keith. Haisten Funeral Home, 1745 Zack Hinton Parkway South, McDonough, GA 30253, 770-914-8833, haistenfunerals.com.