Second Baptist Church 110 Rev. Dr. Isaac S. Cole Plaza, Atlantic City NJ US 08401 Wednesday, Mar. 3, 2010, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Second Baptist Church 110 Rev. Dr. Isaac S. Cole Plaza, Atlantic City NJ US 08401 Wednesday, Mar. 3, 2010, 11:00 am
Obituary of Frank Leffer Williams
Frank L. Williams, "Step", age eighty-six, of Atlantic City, departed this life on Tuesday, February 24, 2009, at Mainland Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Pleasantville, New Jersey. He was born to Robert L. Williams and Emma Easterling on June 9, 1922, in Chicago, Illinois. Frank attended Atlantic City public schools and Atlantic City High School, but was forced to leave early to support his ailing mother, after losing his father while very young. He then went into the United States Army and proudly served his country for three years until he was honorably discharged. He met and married the late Carrie Ringgold and they had a very happy marriage until her death. Frank got a job with the Atlantic City Postal Service and again served his country honorably for twenty-three years until his retirement in 1990. In 1995, Frank accepted the Lord as his personal Savior and was baptized at Greater Exodus Church by Bishop Sherman Mosley. He leaves to cherish many fond memories; his longtime companion of twenty-three years, Wilhelmina Dorsey, and her family, Mark Douglas of Altoona, Pennsylvania, Janice Dorsey of Galloway, new Jersey, Marilyn Y. and Steven Wilson of Atlantic City, Deanna G. Dorsey of Minnesota and Sandra and Dwayne Loveland of Pleasantville; a devoted brother-in-law, Wilton L. Douglas, Jr. of Egg Harbor Township; five granddaughters, four grandsons, and three great grandchildren. Frank's family also includes eight cousins, Brenda and Al Pugh of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Dr. Patricia Cobb of New York, Gloria I. Graham of Pleasantville, Rodney Turner of New York, Minister Paula Turner of Virginia, Nicky Turner of Atlantic City, Dr. Yvonne Johnson of Florida and Michelle Turner of California; two brothers-in-law, George Ringgold of Georgia and Major Ringgold of Blackwood, New Jersey; five sisters-in-law, Helen Toombs of Atlantic City, Elsie McDowell of Connecticut, Mable Price and Mary Ringgold of Atlantic City, and Dianne Ringgold of Pleasantville; eight nieces, seven nephews, extended family members, Frank T. Smith "Florida Boy" and family of new York; the Whittington Family (John and David) of Atlantic City and Pleasantville; and a host of other loving relatives and dear friends.