Chester Arthur Williams
STATESVILLE - Chester 92 went to his new home in heaven on October 4, 2018. He was born in Roanoke, VA on March 25, 1926. He grew up in Roanoke and Bluefield, W VA. He attended Beaver High School in Bluefield and graduated from Jefferson High School in Roanoke. He then joined the Navy and served for 2 years during WWII on the LST 451. He went to Washington and Lee University, graduating in 1950. Chester had a 32 year career with GE, retiring in Mebane, NC in 1988. He met Doborah Bailey in 2003, they were married in 2006 and moved into their new home in Statesville. They are members of Friendship UMC.
A brief Christian graveside burial service will be held at Evergreen Burial Park at 1307 Summit Ave SW Roanoke, VA on October 13th at 1
PM. Memorials may be sent to Crisis Assistance Ministry 500-A Spratt St Charlotte NC 28206, Friendship UMC 907 Friendship Rd Statesville, NC 28625, or Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell County 2347 Simonton Rd Statesville NC 28625.
A detailed obituary and an online guest book can be view at www. carolinacremation. com