DURHAM –Raymond Earl Williams died June 4, 2016 at his home in Durham, North Carolina. Raymond was born on June 21, 1927 in Utica, NY to the late Earl Grosvenor Williams and Margaret Bailey Williams.
Raymond proudly served his country while in the US Navy and was discharged in October 1945. He subsequently studied at Syracuse University and graduated in 1950 with a Master’s Degree in Mathematics. He was employed by New York Telephone for 26 years and was promoted to Senior Vice President of Labor Relations at AT&T headquarters in Basking Ridge, N.J. for 14 years, retiring in February 1990.
Raymond is survived by his wife Antoinette S. Williams; sons James Williams of Sparta, NJ, and Kevin Williams of Madison, NJ; daughter Maureen Maynard of Convent Station, NJ; six grandchildren and one great grandchild.
The Williams family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. Online condolences: www.hallwynne.com, select obituaries.