Clayton Wheat Williams, Jr. passed into heaven’s gates surrounded by his loving family on Feb. 14, 2020. Clayton was born October 8, 1931 in the small West Texas town of Alpine to Clayton and Chicora (Graham) Williams.
The son and grandson of legendary pioneering West Texans, he grew up in nearby Fort Stockton and graduated from Texas A&M in 1954 with a degree in animal husbandry.
A visitation will be held Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Branch at npw, 3800 N. Big Spring St., Midland, TX, 79705. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020 at First Presbyterian Church. There will be a private family burial.