Deputy Sheriff Park Franklin Williams

Deputy Sheriff Park Franklin Williams

Greene County Sheriff's Office, Arkansas

End of Watch Wednesday, December 18, 1935

Park Franklin Williams

Deputy Williams was shot and killed by a 18 year-old youth he attempted to question about a robbery. The suspect held up another youth for 15 cents and a pocket comb.

The youth was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life on May 18, 1936.

Deputy Williams had served with the agency for 3 years. He was survived by his wife and nine children.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 76th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

December 18, 2011

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