Knowledge Eugene Williams III was the oldest of six children born on April 23, 1960 in Chicago, IL to the late Knowledge Williams II and Lydia Williams
Knowledge accepted Christ at an early age under the leadership of Rev. Dyson at Cedar Grove Baptist Church.
“Knoody” as he was so fondly called attended and graduated from Collins High School where he played football. Knoody being ambitious furthered his education by attending Lincoln Technical School and receiving his certification as an automobile mechanic. He was a mechanic for 30 years.
Knowledge had a passion for music, steppin, exercising and karate where he received his black belt in judo.
Knowledge was married to Phyllis Clay from 1985-2000. This union was blessed with five beautiful children.
On July 25, 2020 Knowledge gained his wings and went home to be with the Lord. His parents Knowledge Williams II, Lydia Williams, and his son Lamont proceeded him in death.
Knowledge leaves to celebrate his life and cherish memories; His four loving children: Chequita (William), Sedonia, Vincent, and Bernand Williams all of Chicago, IL; His eight grandchildren: Jazmine, Sinaya, William III, Starr, A’ King, Heaven, Sincere, Serenity; Two great grandchildren: Nehemiah and Treasure; His siblings: Clara (Daryl), Sylvia, Delores, Larry, and Paula (Shawn); A half-sister: A’rshkyia; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends
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