Melvin Denver Williams

November 14, 1937May 3, 2019

Melvin Denver Williams, 81, passed away at his home on Friday, May 3, 2019.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Loflin Funeral Home in Liberty; burial will be following the service at Alamance Memorial Park in Burlington. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Monday, May 6, 2019 at Loflin Funeral Home.

Denver proudly served his country in the United States Army, 82nd Airborne Division.

He was born in Onslow County, NC to the late Perry and Florence Batchelor Williams and was also preceded in death by his sons, Travis Franklin Williams and Denver Nixon Williams; and sister, Hildridge Councilman.

Denver is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Evelyn Richardson Williams; daughters, Cynthia Williams, Florence Williams and Terri Lyn Foster; son, James Michael McBride; brother, Perry Jason Williams; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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Loflin Funeral Home of Liberty is honored to serve the Williams family.


  • Perry Williams, Father
  • Florence Batchelor Williams, Mother
  • Travis Franklin Williams, Son
  • Denver Nixon Williams, Son
  • Hildridge Councilman, Sister
  • Evelyn Richardson Williams, Wife
  • Cynthia Williams, Daughter
  • Florence Williams, Daughter
  • Terri Lyn Foster, Daughter
  • James Michael McBride, Son
  • Perry Jason Williams, Brother
  • Denver also leaves behind four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren to cherish his memory.


  • Visitation Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 7, 2019


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Kathy York

May 7, 2019

My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Kathy Wells York
(Granddaughter of Lizzie Wells)

Deann Highfill

May 6, 2019

We shared memories both good and bad in the past...we share a grandson, Daniel, together and everything seems to have turned out for the best according to God's will..I was deeply sadden to hear of Denver's death..I do know about the sadness you now feel. My heartfelt sympathy and prayers go out to you and family

Mary Briski

May 6, 2019

My heart is heavy thinking about Denver. You both are so special to Tom & I, Hugs and prayers for you and the family for comfort. Love you

Cynthia Williams

May 4, 2019

Julie and Brian Waldick

May 4, 2019

Rosie we are so sorry to hear of Denver’s passing. We thought the world of this man. He always made us smile. He was a worker and would gladly help you anyway he could. We will miss him. If you need anything please let us know we are here for you. Love always Julie and Brian.