Alfonso Williams

  • Born: September 7, 1947
  • Died: May 31, 2020
  • Location: Woodbridge, Virginia

Ames Funeral Home

8914 Quarry Road
Manassas, VA 20110

Tel. (703) 368-2814

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The Life of Alfonso Williams
Alfonso Williams also known as "Butch" and "Al" was a native of Virginia, born to the late Maury (Chapman) and Sallie Williams. He was the youngest of nine, four of which preceded him in death: Lawrence (Rabbit) Williams, Leo (Dick) Williams, Charles (Pap) Williams, and Mary (Molly) Marshman. He departed from this life on Sunday, May 31, 2020.
He was educated in Fairfax County, Va public schools, graduating from Penn Foster High School in Pennsylvania through the GED program. He received two degrees from Elizabeth Bryant Business College in Account and Small business. He then went to Kenneth Copelands Ministry for several years where he graduated with honors and received his ministers license which qualified him to be a minister/reverend.
His parents instilled in him Godly principles, family values, and great work ethic. At the young age of 9 he was baptized at Carterville Baptist Church and continued to attend through the age of 13. Alfonso re-dedicated his life to Christ at a later age and studied the word of God diligently. For 17 years, Alfonso worked under the late Chuck Colson at Prison Fellowship Ministries. He later started doing what he also loved to do which was home improvement.
Alfonso was a great man of Faith and loved the Lord. He was a "Cool Dude", fun loving, and enjoyable to be around. He was an avid fan of the Washington Redskins and loved to watch college football. He cherished his family and loved to be around them as much as possible. Whenever he had a chance to go out with family, especially to eat, he took the opportunity. He always made sure he would capture the moments that he shared with everyone by always taking pictures. He also loved spending quality time with his kids. Alfonso was a hard worker and knew how to do just about everything. He was known to many as the "Jack of all trades". From remodeling houses to re-building computers, he knew how to do it. He loved his family and would do all he could to make sure he showed it. In addition to working he started his first singing group with the late Rudolph Honesty and Jimmy Harris. Later, they were joined by other members which developed into the Eternity Gospel Singers.
He leaves to cherish his memory a host of family: his four children, Pagant Jones(Daron), Termia Talbert(Eric), Sarah Williams, Branden Williams, and Breanna Williams; four siblings, Gladys Woodfork, Shirley Hawkins, Maury Williams, and Sadie Thomas; four grandchildren, Jamia Denny, Damu Denny, Ryan Talbert and Alexis Talbert, NeNe Green, Ebony Green, Kevin Perry Jr., and four great-grandchildren.
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Condolence & Memory Journal

Alfonso Williams has been a wonderful neighbor at the Endsley Turn Community with his kindness, generosity, wisdom, and knowledge. May God Bless the family and friends at this time of loss.

Posted by Shirley Brown - Stafford, VA - Friend   June 20, 2020

He was a good friend, he will be missed, had some good memorable times together and the best brother I've ever had.

Posted by Howard Kinch - Russell, NY - Friend   June 19, 2020

Praying for you and your family at this trying time may god give you the strength you need to get through this.

Posted by Yolanda Little - Fairfax, VA - Friend   June 19, 2020

I love you uncle butch and miss you

Posted by Jordan Dane - Woodbridge, VA - Family   June 19, 2020

My sincere condolences to the family. Mr Williams (Butch) was a great man of God. To be absent from the body is to be present with the lord. Rest in eternal peace Mr Williams.

Posted by Tauheedah Washington - Lorton, VA - Family Friend   June 19, 2020

So sorry for your lost Mira and family you guys are in my prayers and thoughts may you all find peace in Jesus Christ

Posted by Shirlene Mobley - District Heights, MD - Family Friend   June 19, 2020

You will be missed. Love you uncle Butch

Posted by Chrystal Wanzer - Washington, DC - Family   June 18, 2020

My condolences to the family. Keeping you all uplifted in prayer.

Posted by CARMENCITA STEWART - Washington, DC - Friend   June 18, 2020

What a wonderful human being. A great father to myself and many others. I fear not because I know pop is exactly where he wanted to be in this afterlife. I fear not because I know pop is still watching over me and his loved one's as he's done for so long. It has and still is a pleasure to been a part of this great and wonderful man's life.. love you Pop....

Posted by Gordon Keene - Old Town Manassas, VA - Son   June 18, 2020

Thoughts and prayers of comfort for the family at this difficult time. Al is in the lord's house now. Singing his heart out! Love to you all!

Posted by Donna & James Wells - Family Friend   June 18, 2020

I knew Butch because I was friends with Molly. May he rest in peace.

Posted by Gayle Golumbeski - Warrenton, VA - Friend   June 16, 2020


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