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Wildridge Williams

February 5, 1933 — January 7, 2021


Wildridge Hershel Williams, age 87 of Paducah, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021, 3:05 p.m. at his residence.

He was of the Baptist faith.

Wildridge previously worked as an Assistant Traffic Manager for Reed Industry and was a retiree of Lietner Equipment Company in Chicago, IL.

He served his country serving as a veteran in the United States Army.

Wildridge enjoyed riding his lawnmower and working in his yard, keeping it immaculate.

He was preceded in death by his wife Lula Mae Williams who went home to be with the Lord on March 28, 2020, also preceding him in death is his parents, Wilbert and Emma Williams and nine siblings.

He leaves to cherish precious memories; two sons, Mark (Jessie) Williams of Columbus, OH and timothy Williams of Paducah; two granddaughters, Jasmine and Jordan, one grandson, Justin, several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 12 noon at Maplelawn Park Cemetery with Rev. Michael Wade officiating.

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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Maplelawn Park Cemetery

1335 N 13th St, Paducah, KY 42001

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