Charles Leroy Williams, 84, of Warm Springs, Virginia died Sunday, June 20, 2021 at his residence. 

     He was born June 28, 1936, in Highland County, Virginia, the son of the late Charles Edwin Williams and Bertha Faye Griffin Williams.

     Mr. Williams was an Engineer with the Virginia Department of Transportation with 34 years of service.

     He was a member of Life Line Ministries; and loved hunting and the great outdoors. Mr. Williams was a “work-a-holic” always lending a hand to his friends and neighbors. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.

     He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Nancy Ellen Riley Williams of Warm Springs; two  children, Deborah J. Harris & husband Ronald of Appomattox, Virginia, Charles Leroy Williams, Jr. & wife Tracey of Bolar, Virginia; grandchildren, Susan Arrington & husband Dan, Sharon Shelton & husband Alan, Andrew Williams, and Nikolas Williams;

great grandchildren, Addison, Autumn, Ella, and Ava; brother, Edwin Williams & wife Carole of Staunton, Virginia; and sister, Sue Saris & husband James of Frederick, Maryland.

     He was preceded in death by a grandson, Charles Leroy Williams III; three sisters, Thelma Grissom, Lois Pullins, and Doris Moyers.

     A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, June 24, 2021, at McLaughlin & Young Funeral Home with Reverend Frank Neff officiating. Interment will be in Big Valley Cemetery.

     Pallbearers will be Jim Saris, Andrew Williams, Nickolas Williams, Dan Arrington, Phillip Martin,

     The family will receive friends one hour prior to services from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  at funeral home.

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