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Charles K. (Chuck) Williams, Casey County, KY (1960-2014)

Chuck was a member of Grace Baptist Church. He was an avid fan of Bluegrass music and enjoyed playing his banjo. He was a native of Cincinnati, OH, and a resident of Liberty, KY, at the time of his death. He was a son of the late Leonard and Catherine Louise Ellis Williams. His wife of 27 years, Melanie Peavey Williams, survives. He leaves four direct living descendants.
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Charles K. "Chuck" Williams, age 53, of Liberty, passed away on Thursday, October 16, 2014, surrounded by his family.

Funeral services will be held at 10amCT/11amET, Monday, October 20, 2014, at Grace Baptist Church, 2330 Wilson Ridge Road, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Brandon Wilson and Bro. Jerry Chandler officiating. Burial will follow in the Peavey Cemetery. Visitation will be held 2pm-7pmCT, Sunday, October 19, 2014, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY and from 8am-10amCT/9am-11amET, Monday at the Church.

Johnny Allen, Roger Hatter, John Abrell, Stacey Cochran, R.C. Emerson, John and Glenn Peavey, and Mark Durham will serve as pallbearers.

Charles K. (Chuck) Williams, Casey County, KY (1960-2014)

Chuck, as known by many, was born Saturday, November 12, 1960, in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH. He was a son of the late Leonard and Catherine Louise Ellis Williams. He died Thursday, October 16, 2014, in Liberty, Casey County, KY, at the age of 53 years, 11 months, and four days.

Chuck was a member of Grace Baptist Church. He was an avid fan of Bluegrass music and enjoyed playing his banjo.

Survivors include his wife, whom he married on April 18, 1987, Melanie Peavey Williams, and the following:
  • Daughters, Erin Elizabeth (and husband, Brad) Cummings of Leitchfield, KY; and Morgan Ellyse Williams of Liberty, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Benjamin and Zoey Cummings

  • Brothers: Larry Williams and Greg (and wife, Rachel) Williams, both of Somerset, KY

  • Sister: Connie (and husband, Mike) Walls of Yosemite, KY

  • And a host of nieces and nephews
Chuck was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Donald and Joel Williams; and several aunts and uncles.

Send a condolence to the family of Charles K. (Chuck) Williams

Funeral services are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

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