Paul Williams

Obituary of Paul Williams

Paul G. “Whiz” Williams, 63, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017 in  Greensboro,  NC.  Paul was predeceased by his parents, Matthew and Mollie Williams; grandson, Carson.  He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Linda Tankersley Williams, two daughters, Melanie Delice Rookwood, MD, MBA (Grandson, Collin), Morika Danielle Williams, DVM; son, Dennis O’Connor Rookwood and his wife, Stephanie (grandson’s, Aiden and Caleb); brother, Robert Williams; sister, Ann Williams; his four legged children; two cats, Pouncer and Sassy, two dogs, Sadie Ann and Sandy Storm; along with his extended family and friends whom he cherished and considered sisters, brothers and his children.  Paul was a member of OFA class of 1973.  He worked for the New York State Department of Transportation until he re-located to Greensboro, NC 20 years ago.  A celebration of Paul’s life will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home, 15 Park St., Owego, NY.  Memorial contributions may be made in Paul G. William’s memory to the American Diabetes Assoc, 6390 Fly Road, Syracuse, NY  13057 or the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241.  Condolences may be made to Whiz’s family at