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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Feb 6, 2019
George Arthur Williams, an attorney who worked for decades in the Memphis area, died on Feb. 2. He was 95. Williams was born in Memphis and served in the U.S. Army Air Corp during World War II before enrolling at the Memphis State University-Southern Law University. He passed the bar in 1949 and became licensed in 1950. With partner Jack Gillespie, they developed a successful insurance agency, Executive Underwriters, operating for several decades in Memphis and Denver. Visitation will be at Memorial Park Funeral Home, 5668 Poplar Ave. in Memphis, from 5 to 8 p.m. with the rosary at 7 p.m. The funeral mass will be held at St. Louis Catholic Church, 203 S. White Station Rd., on Feb. 8 at 10 a.m. Donations may be made in his honor to the Alzheimer’s Association-TN Mid-South Chapter, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.