ATHENS – Doyle Elbert “D.E.” Williams, 67, died Monday, February 9, 2009.
Born in Barrow County, he was the son of the late E.M. and Lois England Williams. He was retired from U.S. Tobacco Company, where he worked in sales and marketing. Mr. Williams was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Sue Gunter Williams.
Survivors include his fiancé, Kathy Burrell, Athens; daughter and son-in-law, Kim Williams and David Saxton, Bogart; son and daughter-in-law, Eddy and Emma Williams, Athens; brothers, Harold Williams and Gary Williams, both of Athens, Eddie Williams, Jefferson; grandchildren, Steven Ogletree and Cory Williams.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 11, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Miles officiating. Burial will be in the Evergreen Memorial Park in Athens. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 12 until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.