Joseph Crest Williams

Son of John Williams and Judith Clark of Lunenburg Co, VA

1855 October 31, 1902

Submitted by Jim Dillard

 

Chase City, VA. November 3, 1902. Mrs. Joseph C. Williams, traveling salesman for C. W. Antrim in Virginia has been very ill with fever at his home near Chase City. This will explain to his friends in Virginia and North Carolina who he has not called on them.

 

Joseph C. Williams Dead

Mrs. Joseph C. Williams traveling salesman for C. W. Antrim & Sons of Richmond, died from complication of ailments at his home here yesterday evening. He was 45 years old and leaves a widow and four young children. He had an extensive acquaintance and was a man of high character enjoying the confidence and esteem of all classes of people. A gentleman of attractive demeanor, kind impulses, generous and warm hearted, he made and held many sincere fiends and his death is greatly deplored.