Services for Chuck Williams to be held June 2 in Bakersfield

June 1, 2022
by Lois Henry
Lois Henry

Share This: 

Obituary originally published in The Bakersfield Californian, June 1, 2022.


1928 – 2022

Charles Williams (Chuck) peacefully passed away on May 6, 2022, at the age of 93, at his home in SW Bakersfield. He lived a long and full life. He was born on December 23, 1928, in Istanbul (then called Constantinople), Turkey. The fifth of five children born to famed National Geographic photographer and writer Maynard Owen Williams, and

Thank you for reading SJV Water.

Create a free account or log in to continue reading.


SJV Water is an independent, nonprofit news site dedicated to covering water in the San Joaquin Valley. Get inside access to SJV Water by becoming a member.

Receive Notifications

Enter your email address to receive INSTANT ALERTS of new articles.

Water Resources

Maven’s Notebook is an excellent daily accounting of California water happenings statewide.