Melvin Dexter Williams was born on February 22, 1961 in Boston City Hospital. As a young child, he was playful, happy and vicarious. He was educated in the Boston Public School System, and later attended trade school to earn a degree. As a young man, he participated in and was honorably discharged from the National Guard Division of the US Army. Throughout his life, Melvin was a customer service, maintenance, dining and labor positions.
Raised in a Christian and loving home. Melvin loved life and often showed kindness by helping others and rescuing those in need. He expressed faith in God.
Melvin departed this earthly life on June 23, 2020. He is survived by his parents, Tiny and Arthur Williams. Melvin’s daughter, Monica Hall. Children, Arthur III, Arthrishian and Johnnie Williams all and Johnnie Williams all of Boston, five grandchildren, Jay , Jaque, Datrell, Myles, Melvin.
Loving aunts Ella Johnson of Boston, Martha Walter, Barbara Harper, Pastor Joan Robinson, Della Millner, all of Danville, VA; Sylvia Crawley of Philadelphia, PA, Remonia Guthrie of NC, and a special aunt Ruby Rolley of Dorchester, Massachusetts. A host of relatives, friends, and cousins will continue to hold him in memory.
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