Funeral services for Roy ‘Ed’ Williams, 71, of Craft’s Colly, were held December 30 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in the Perry Cemetery at Ermine.
A son of the late Bill and Minnie Collins Williams, he died December 27 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. He was the father of the late Annie Williams, a grandfather of the late Mandy Bentley, and a brother of the late Jack Williams, Carl Williams, Mattie Williams and Sarah Profitt.
He was a member of the Craft’s Colly Missionary Baptist Church, enjoyed working with wood, and was a University of Kentucky sports fan.
Surviving are his wife, Judy Perry Williams; two sons, Roy Williams Jr., Millstone, and Chris Williams, Craft’s Colly; three stepsons, Dennis Mullins and John Henry Mullins, both of Knott County, and Russell Mullins, Ohio; three stepdaughters, Melinda Pease, Craft’s Colly; Marcia Hall, Knott County; and Debbie Damron, Pike County; a brother, David Williams, Whitesburg; a sister, Mary Maxon, Little Colley; and a granddaughter, Hailey Pease, Craft’s Colly.