Philip Williams became the Local Lodge Secretary-Treasurer in 2001. He served as Shop Steward at Hanchey Field. Grievance Negotiating Committee, Secretary-Treasurer for the Alabama State Council of Machinists as well as many other appointed committees for the Local. Philip’s dedication to our Local is memorialized in the building of our new Union Facility. his tireless efforts to streamline finances and his vision to make the Local solvent and secure is a living testament to his service in Unionism. Philip passed away on May 5, 2010 while fishing on vacation, he will always be missed and loved by all who knew him. Rest in peace Brother, rest in Peace.