Interment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery. The Rev. Albert Nunez, pastor of the Immaculate Conception Church in Washington, will officiate at the services.
Mr. Williams was a native and lifelong resident of Washington. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served his country during WWII. He retired with Slemco after 34 years of service and was a member of the American Legion.
Survivors include one daughter, Judy McBride of Washington; three grandchildren, Rebecca Davis and her husband, Scott, of Duluth, Minnesota, William John McBride of Opelousas, and William Charles Aucoin and his wife, Karla, of Youngsville; and five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Geneus Aucoin and the former Marie Chiasson; his wife, Maude Domingue; one son, William Gene Aucoin; one daughter, Patricia Maude Aucoin Clements; four brothers, Jaque Aucoin, Issaac Aucoin, Dudley Phillip Aucoin, and Julien Aucoin; and five sisters, Emerette Aucoin Thibodeaux, Ida Aucoin Martin, Edmonia Aucoin LeBlanc, Leah Aucoin Lopez, and Lillian Aucoin.
The family has requested that visitation be observed from 8:00 a.m. until service time Saturday, October 17, 2009, at Melancon Funeral Home Chapel of Opelousas.
View the obituary and guestbook online at www.melanconfuneralhome.net.
Melancon Funeral Home of Opelousas, 4708 I-49 North Service Road, (337) 407-1907, is in charge of arrangements.