2/12/2018 12:37:00 PM Williams Remembered In Display At Clifton Forge Library
TRIBUTE — The Clifton Forge Public Library is exhibiting a pictorial display which pays tribute to the late B.C. Williams Jr. The exhibit will be on display at the library through March. The display focuses on the various aspects of Williams’ life, from his childhood through his legendary football career, to his career as an educator. B.C. died on Dec. 12, 2017, at the age of 68. (Photo Courtesy Clifton Forge Public Library)
CLIFTON FORGE — The Clifton Forge Public Library is currently exhibiting a pictorial display paying tribute to the late B.C. Williams Jr.
The display focuses on the various aspects of his life, from his childhood through his legendary football success, to his career as an educator, and as a life-long resident of Clifton Forge.
Featured also are a poem written about B.C. by local writer David Shores, and a replica of an Alleghany County Public Schools’ Certificate of Commendation presented jointly to B.C. and his children, Brittany and Bosco, for recognition of all-time track and field records in one family.
A memorial journal is included with the display. Area residents are invited to write a special memory or special thoughts on their friendship with B.C.
At the conclusion of the display, the journal will be presented to B.C.’s children.
B.C. died on Dec. 12, 2017, at the age of 68.
The display will be featured throughout February and March.
The Clifton Forge Public Library is located at 535 Church Street.
For information on any library activities, call 863-2519.