Obituary of Tony Lee Williams
Tony Lee Williams, age 66, of Randleman passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro.
Mr. Williams was born July 10, 1955 the son of Buford and Ruth Irwin Williams. Tony was a native of Forsyth County and had worked for American Express for 25 years, Lincoln Financial, and Tek Systems. Tony served as a disc jockey for A&A Disc Jockey Service and enjoyed playing for weddings and events. He also was a Internationally certified Roller Speed Skating Referee and officiated in Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Belfast Ireland, Finland, Columbia, South America among other countries. Tony also refereed for the Special Olympics Roller Speed Skating and was the Technical Director for the Roller Speed Skating division of the Special Olympic World Games for several years, which he adored. To say the least, Tony wore many hats, he also served as a Boy Scout Leader and ran the sound system at Concord Friends Meeting. Tony loved his family immensely, had friends all over the world and was a huge animal lover. In addition to his parents, Tony is preceded in death by his brothers, B.T. (Pete) Williams, Jr. and Denny Williams.
He is survived by his wife: Robin Cox Williams; son, Dalton Williams (girlfriend Kahlan); sister Suzy Bowles (Ernest); nephews nieces: James Scott (Amy); Amy Williams Hill, Jeff Williams (Jenny), Barney Blackburn, Sarah Stanbarry, Angie Shelton and Sharon Mendenhall; sister-in-law, Wilma Williams.
The family will receive friends Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 2:00 - 2:45 at Concord Friends Meeting, 5000 Old Randleman Rd., Greensboro, NC 27406. The memorial service will follow at 3:00 pm with Pastor Greg Creed officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to support.specialolympics.org/northcarolina in Tony's memory.