Charles Edward “Eddie” Williams

Charles Edward “Eddie” Williams

Charles “Eddie” Williams
October 3, 1943 – June 6, 2018

WENDELL – Charles “Eddie” Edward Williams, 74, went home Wednesday. He was born in Wake County and was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Elizabeth Williams Boughman. He retired from Hopkins Oil Company after 42 years. He worked hard all his life & had a positive outlook. Eddie’s family was his world.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Ann Adams Williams of the home, children, Michael Williams (Lisa) of Knightdale, Wayne Williams of Washington, DC, Cindy Jackson (Tommy) of Zebulon, Michael Creech (Valerie) of Selma, 7 grandchildren & 4 great grandchildren.

Flowers welcomed, or memorials may be made to Transitions Lifecare.

Funeral service 3 pm, Saturday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 1:30 – 3 pm, prior to the service & other times at the home. Burial, Central Baptist Church Cemetery.


  • Debbie Crider Posted June 8, 2018 3:41 am

    Seeing Mr. Creech a couple of weeks ago leadin
    I had the privilege of meeting Mr Creech a couple of weeks ago, He was walking briskly to the next section of UNC complex, His father-in-law introduced us. I remember thinking, “What a strong man”. And he was faithful to the end, still leading his family. May God comfort all of his family’s hearts!

  • Worth & Gail Brown & family Posted June 8, 2018 3:08 pm


  • Amy (Pirman) Hill Posted June 8, 2018 9:11 pm

    I am so sorry to hear of your father’s death. Will be praying for the family

  • Durema Hollifield Posted June 8, 2018 9:29 pm

    I am so sorry to hear about Eddie passing. I remember him very well. He always had a smile on his face. It’s been many years since we have seen each other. However I have thought of you both over the years. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

  • Pat (Driver) Turner Posted June 29, 2018 5:54 pm

    Anne, I am so sorry for your loss. I did not know about Eddie’s death until today. I have so many memories of his years of working with my dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

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