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Channing Christopher Williams

October 19, 1991 ~ July 8, 2023 (age 31) 31 Years Old
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Channing Williams Obituary

“Chano” was born on Saturday – October 19, 1991 to Michelle Denise Cavanaugh-Williams and Chester Ray Williams, Sr. 

He was baptized on May 28, 2006 and accepted Jesus Christ as His Lord and Savior.

Channing was a great father and a wonderful friend.  He was very intelligent, and an entrepreneur.  He loved to cook and hang out with family and friends.

Channing loved everything fast – Money, Cars, and Motorcycles, since his parents are members of the “HUMPIN PEOPLE” Motorcycle Club.  Channing also loved to keep up with the latest fashion and wanted his children to do the same.  Channing was very generous and wanted his children to do the same; Channing was loved by many.

Channing is preceded in death by:  his grandmothers – Clara Marie Harper, Ann L. Williams; his grandfathers – Harry C. Harper, Sr., J. W. Byrd, and Chester Roy Green; other family – Jan Williams, Barbara Jo Scott, James W. Cavanaugh, Sr., Harry C. Harper, Jr., Robert Ockletree, Lloyd Cavanaugh, Sr., and Darrius Tremayne Roberson-Tobias.

Channing leaves to cherish his memories:  mother – Michelle Denise Cavanaugh-Williams; father – Chester Ray Williams, Sr; brother – Chester Ray Williams, Jr.; two sisters – Chesley (Greg) Williams, Alexis Naomi Williams; son – One Jaquarri Grant  [Maricia Grant (mom)]; son – Channing Joe’Vauhn Williams; daughter – Naomei Marei Williams [Jazmine Latrice Parker (mom)]; daughter – Kanija Yvonne Williams [Kanisha Rucker (mom)]; and  daughter – Raegan Amiri Alston [Admerasia Nandi Alston (mom); Nephews – Chester Ray Williams III, Amir Miquise Wilkins, Nehemiah Elisha Ray Nunn, Robert Destry Williams, Chesten Ray’Aun Williams, and J’Ermias Terrance Phillips; Niece – Zhaviah Laiona Nunn; Aunts – Frances Cavanaugh, Norval Harper, Crystal Harper, and Sandra Harper; Uncles – Jesse Scott, James W. Cavanaugh, Jr., Zachary Cavanaugh, Gregory Cavanaugh, and Bruce (Lorraine) Duncan; and, a host of cousins and friends to cherish his memories.

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July 21, 2023

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Phillips-Upshaw & Richard Funeral Home (Richard Chapel)
1410 E 12th Street
Austin, Texas 78702

July 22, 2023

10:00 AM to 10:55 AM
Solid Rock Baptist Church
1014 Gardner Road
Austin, TX 78721

Celebration of Life
July 22, 2023

11:00 AM
Solid Rock Baptist Church
1014 Gardner Road
Austin, TX 78721

Interment following homegoing celebration
July 22, 2023

Evergreen Cemetery
3304 E 12th Street
Austin, TX 78721


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