Thomas Williams Obituary, Death – On the occasion of his passing, the Airlift/Tanker Association would like to offer its most sincere sympathies to retired United States Air Force Colonel Thomas (TP) Williams’ family as well as his many friends. Williams served in the Air Force for thirty years before he eventually decided to retire from the military. The passing of TP was recorded as having occurred on April 16th, 2023.
The same day that the date of his passing was made official. TP served as the Treasurer of the Airlift/Tanker Association beginning in the year 1988 and continuing all the way through the year 1995. This service was available till the year 1995. After holding the position of President of the Association in the past, he took on the role of Secretary of the organization from 1996 to 1999. TP was a military hero who served his country with honor during the conflicts that took place in both Korea and Vietnam. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his service. The Medal of Honor was bestowed upon him as a token of appreciation for the service he rendered.
He was able to earn a pilot’s license because he fulfilled all of the prerequisites. In the course of his 31 years of duty in the United States Air Force, during which time he worked his way up through the ranks and held a number of roles, he ended up retiring from the military earlier than was originally planned. He is survived by Carol, the woman he has been married to for the past 68 years, as well as their daughters Ann Black and Nancy Phillips, as well as three grandsons, two great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. He also leaves behind a number of great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren. In addition, he has a sizable number of great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren to leave behind. Additionally, he is survived by two of his great-great-grandchildren who were born after he went away. This brings his total number of living descendants to four generations.