Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, August 16, 2013, at the Drew Church of Christ with Rev. Tommy Mahan officiating. Burial will follow in Lehrton Cemetery in Ruleville.
Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. on Friday, August 16, 2013, at Drew Church of Christ.
Mr. Williams was a retired construction worker.
He is preceded in death by his parents, James M. Williams and Ethel Mae White Williams, grandson Jamie Blalack, one brother and five sisters.
Mr. Williams is survived by his wife of 64 years, Betty McAtee Williams of Drew; daughter, Johnnie (Charles) Harmon of Greenville; sons, James Sidney (Debra) Williams of Hernando and Terry L. (Kelli) Williams of Memphis; sisters, Nadine Melton of Long Beach, Robbie Melton of Ruleville and Jean Norwood of Omaha, Neb.; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mike Williams, Ronnie Williamson, Brad Williams, Will Goodwin, Steve Moody, and Dan Estes.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Grissom, Ralph Williamson and Jackie Moody.