Williams, Kenneth O., 1924-
Williams was born on January 18, 1924 in Clarksdale, Mississippi. He received a BA in political science from Vanderbilt University. Williams was awarded the Bronze Star for his service in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a state representative from 1960 until 1984 and served in the state senate from 1988 until 1993. Williams served as director of the Delta Wholesale Hardware Co., Jonestown Peanut Corporation, Jonestown Elevator, Inc., and United Southern Bank. He is also a partner in the farming business of P.F. Williams and Sons.