Joseph Culver Williams

June 17, 1957May 14, 2018

Joseph Culver Williams, Sr., 60, of Lynchburg, passed away on Monday, May 14, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital.

Born on June 17, 1957 in Lynchburg, he was the son of the late Raymond Rodger Williams and the late Martha Martin Williams. Joseph was the manager at People’s Furniture Store in Bedford. He enjoyed trains, bowling and going to any beach.

Joseph is survived by his two sons, Joseph C. Williams, Jr. and fiancé, Sara Cummings and Lee A. Williams; his grandson, Joseph Culver Williams, III; the mother of his children, Anne Williams; sister, Terri Tinsley and fiancé Ray Goodman; niece, Brandi Tinsley; nephew, Jeremy Tinsley; two sister-in-laws, Margo Floyd and Gwen Watson; three brothers-in-law, Allen Watson and wife Pam, Travis Watson and wife Laura, and Brian Watson and wife Caryn; aunt, Betty Johnson; and numerous other family members and friends.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Crosspoint Church, 7619 Timberlake Rd, Lynchburg, with Pastor Theo Griffin officiating.

For those wishing to make memorial contribution, please remember the financial needs of the family.


  • Raymond Rodger Williams, Father
  • Martha Martin Williams, Mother
  • Joseph Williams, Jr. and fiance Sara Cummings, Son
  • Lee A. Williams, Son
  • Joseph Culver Williams III, Grandson
  • Anne Williams, Mother of his Children
  • Terri Tinsley and fiance Ray Goodman, Sister
  • Brandi Tinsley, Niece
  • Jeremy Tinsley, Nephew
  • Margo Floyd, Sister-in-law
  • Gwen Watson, Sister-in-law
  • Allen Watson and wife Pam, Brother-in-law
  • Travis Watson and wife Laura, Brother-in-law
  • Brian Watson and wife Caryn, Brother-in-law
  • Betty Johnson, Aunt
  • Joseph is also survived by numerous other family members and friends.


  • A Celebration of Life Service Saturday, June 2, 2018

Joseph Culver Williams

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Daisy Hill

May 17, 2018

Terri and Joes family. So sorry to hear of Joes passing! My heart and love go out to all of you! You are forever in my thoughts and prayers! Daisy Hill Lynchburg