Pastor Claude Luther Williams Jr., age 49, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 16, 2019.
Beloved husband of Twila Deanne Williams. Devoted father of Emmitt (age 13), Elijah (age 11) and Emory (age 9) Williams.
He was the pastor of Celebration Church on the Westbank. Pastor Claude was a graduate of Natchitoches Central High School, Pellissippi Community College, Johnson University and Luther Rice Seminary.
He was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan. He served on the Ron Herrod Evangelism Ministries Association Board.
Pastor Claude had a passion for ministry and for people to be brought to Christ and grow in their relationship with Him. Pastor Claude did a great job of living out the Great Commission by ministering to people of all ages, both here in the United States and around the world.
He will be greatly missed. We are so thankful for his contribution dedication and Shepherding of our Westbank campus. One of his last lasting legacies was moving the Westbank Congregation to its new home.
We will forever be grateful to Pastor Claude and his leadership.