Archie Eugene Williams, 88, died Thursday, August 20, 2020, at his residence in Aberdeen. He was born September 14, 1931, in Columbus, MS to Archie Camie Williams and Eunice Elizabeth Lee Williams. He lived most of his life in Aberdeen, MS. He was a retired pharmacist and worked many years for Senter’s Drug Store. Mr. Williams was a Mason. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and served as a Medic in the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Aberdeen First Baptist Church.
Graveside Service with Masonic Rites will be Sunday, August 23, 2020, at 1:00 P.M. at Oddfellows Rest Cemetery with John Ray Hamilton officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, August 22, 2020, from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife Mary Betts Williams of Caledonia, MS; one daughter Shirle’ Williams Bruce of Columbus, MS; four sons Allan Ray Williams (Pam) of Valdosta, GA, John Martin Williams (Sharon) of Hamilton, MS, Thomas Eugene Williams (Samantha) of Lackey, MS and Archie Burton Williams (Julie) of Frankfort, Michigan; eight grandsons J. R. Williams, Dustin Bruce, Matt Williams, A. J. Williams, Nick Williams, Donnie Williams, Tyler Eugene Williams, and Taylor Williams; one granddaughter Amber Williams Pugh and twelve great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents. Pallbearers will be Grandsons. Honorary pallbearers will be Ronald Teffeteller, Bobby Stockton, James Stockton, Billy Herndon, Dr. Arthur Brown, and Dr. Ben Woodson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Uncle Bunky’s Children in the care of Woodland Baptist Church, 3033 Ridge Road, Columbus, MS. 39705, or the charity of your choice.