June 18, 1991
ELISHA L. WILLIAMS
POQUOSON – Elisha Lynwood Williams, 61, a Peninsula resident for 23 years, died Monday, June 17, in Mary Immaculate Hospital, Newport News.
Mr. Williams retired from the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C., and later retired from Harrison and Lear Realty Co. in Newport News. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War.
A native of Tangier Island, Mr. Williams was a member of Swain Memorial Methodist Church, Tangier Island.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Williams; three sons, Brian P. Williams of Newport News, Lynwood J. Williams of Hampton and Christopher D. Williams of Chesapeake; a sister, Elizabeth Parks of Tangier Island; a brother, Stanley G. Williams of Martinsville; and seven grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home.
A funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home with burial following in Parklawn Memorial Park, Hampton.