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Terry Lewis Williams

October 24, 1942 — September 19, 2021

Terry Lewis Williams passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at the age of 78 in El Paso, Texas. Terry was born in Quitaque, Texas on October 24, 1942, to Zeak Lovell and Jimmie Lee Williams. His family moved to Hobbs, New Mexico. This is where he spent his childhood. He attended Hobbs High School where he was a 2 sport all state athlete in Track and Field, Basketball. He graduated high school on May 25, 1962. He received a track and field scholarship to the University of Texas at El Paso in 1963. He enlisted into the United States Army on May 17, 1966, and was stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas. During his services, he received several commendations for his performance. After his honorable discharge from the Army, he began a career in the transportation. He worked for Southern Pacific Railroad as conductor, brakeman and switchman. He enjoyed a successfully career and retired after 25 years of service. Terry enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He was a loving and caring person who was always carried a warm smile on his face and was filled with laughter. To know him was to love him. Terry is preceded in death by his parents Zeak Lovell and Jimmie Lee Williams; Sister Mildred Brown; Brother Zeak Lovell Williams II. Terry is survived by his sons, Creslan Williams; Jeffery Williams; Adrian Williams; daughter Nina Hicks; 9 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren. Public Visitation: 9:00 am to 12:15 pm, Friday, October 1, 2021, Sunset Funeral Home - Americas, 9521 North Loop Drive, El Paso, Texas 79907 Celebration of Life: 10:30am, Friday, October 1, 2021, Sunset Funeral Home - Americas, 9521 North Loop Drive, El Paso, Texas 79907 Graveside: 1:00pm, Friday, October 1, 2021, Ft Bliss National Cemetery - 5200 Fred Wilson Avenue, El Paso, Texas 79906 A livestream will begin at 9:30am on Friday, October 1, 2021 through our FaceBook page link: www.facebook.com/sunsetfuneralhome Services entrusted to Sunset Funeral Home-Americas. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Terry Lewis Williams please visit our Sympathy Store.
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