Mr. David Charles Williams Jr., FSL, CFSP
David has been involved with funeral service since he was 16 and has worked with Rader Funeral Home and Lotz Funeral Home since February 2011. David is originally from Mogadore, Ohio, is a member of Church of the Transfiguration in Fincastle where he serves on the Parish Pastoral Council, and leads the RCIA program. David is proud to serve as the current president of the Botetourt County Chamber of Commerce.
David attended the University of Akron, Akron Ohio; Borromeo Seminary College of Ohio, Wickliffe, Ohio; and is a graduate of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
David is certified by the National Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards and certified by the Academy of Funeral Service Practice. He is a Licensed Funeral Service Provider in Virginia and a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in Ohio. David also has a background in Grief Counseling, specializing in pregnancy loss, still birth, and newborn deaths. He is an active Mortuary Officer with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team Region V, and deployed to San Juan, Puerto Rico following hurricane Maria in 2017.
David has two children, Maria, who is a graduate of George Mason University and a graduate of Lesley University Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Jonathon who is a graduate of Lynchburg College. David makes his home in Daleville.