RALEIGH -- Rev. Dr. Leo Williams Jr., 72, went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 1, 2003 at Wake Medical Center.A native of Jones County, Dr. Williams moved to Raleigh to attend Shaw University where he obtained undergraduate and graduate degrees after serving active duty in the United States Air Force during the Korean War.He retired as director of Christian Education for the General Baptist State Convention of North Carolina after 25 years of dedicated service. Dr. Williams
has led several churches and conducted minister's training seminars across the state of North Carolina for 40 years.He was currently serving as assistant pastor of the Progressive Missionary Baptist Church of Raleigh, N.C.Dr. Williams
impacted countless lives, churches and loved ones during his
will be greatly missed by all.