D.C. Williams, Sr. was born on 16 Jan 1905 in Kaufman co., Tx. He was the youngest of three children born to David Polk Williams and Nora Aletha Smith. He married Eva Cleo Haire on 24 Nov 1923 in Dallas, Tx. Together they had two children. He served in the U.S. Navy in WWII and saw action in the Pacific. He died of cancer on 12 Mar 1965 at his home in Dallas, Tx.