Curtis Muhammad, 48, returned to Allah on Saturday, March 3, 2012 at Santee Wateree Regional Transportation Authority. Born in Sumter County on July 1, 1963, he was the son of the late Edith B. Williams and the late Pastor Henry Wilson.
He attended the public schools of New York City and Sumter County, and was a graduate of Sumter High School. He joined the Nation of Islam in 1990. “Curtis”, as he was affectionately known, loved his family, volunteer service, and his Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity brothers.
He leaves to mourn his passing: one daughter, Mandy Brunson (Anthony Francis); two grandchildren, Tyrell Clea and DaMali Brunson; two sisters, Bridgette Webster (Ronald) and Nancy Boyd (Jon) and two brother, Thomas Williams (Sakeya) and Kevin Williams (Carrie); a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Myschalyne Enid Brunson.
He will have his homecoming celebration Noon, Friday March 9, 2012 from the John Wesley Williams, Sr. Memorial Chapel, Williams Funeral Home, Inc. 821 North Main Street, Sumter, with the Nation of Islam officiating. The family and the Nation of Islam request that funeral attendees wear light colored apparel.
The family will receive friends at the residence of the late Curtis Muhammad, 1031 Spring Creek, Sumter.
The funeral cortege will leave from his residence at 11:30 a. m.
Pall bearers will be the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity and the Nation of Islam.
Burial will be in the White’s Cemetery, Airport Road, Sumter.