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Ronnie Earl "YT" Williams

October 31, 1954 — November 21, 2023


Ronnie Earl "YT" Williams


Ronnie Earl “YT” Williams, 70 of Sanford passed away Tuesday November 21, 2023. A Memorial service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, December 9th at Buffalo Cemetery Mausoleum.


Ronnie was born in Anchorage, AK son of the late Broughton Williams and Reba Louise Wood Williams. The city of Sanford knew “YT” for his work painting and airbrushing award-winning cars. He was a great car guy, amazing artist, and great friend to many. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister Patricia Goldston.


Mr. Williams is survived by his daughter Renee Hudnell of Winston Salem; brother Richie Williams of Sanford, brother Reggie Williams of Georgia and a niece Ramana Goldston; special friends and caretakers Manuel Araiza, Ricky Gwyn, Billy Norris, Mike and Kathy McKay, Jerry Fallin, Dora Garcia, and other martial art students.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959; or to a charity of one’s choice.


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