Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 10, 2013, at Lively Stone Church in Rosedale with Bishop Paul Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Bold Pilgrim Cemetery in Beulah.
Visitation will be from 3-5 p.m. Friday, August 9, 2013, at Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Rosedale followed by a wake from 5-6 p.m.
He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Katie Williams Sr.; and brothers, Melvin and John Williams Jr.
He is survived by a daughter, Karveena Cooper of Rosedale; two grandchildren, Omar Allen Jr. and Tristian Cooper; three brothers, Foster Williams of Rosedale, Bobby Joe (Marilyn) Williams of Jackson and Jessie (Lucy) Williams of Beulah; seven sisters, Louisa Carr of Apple Valley, Calif., Mary (Johnny) Height of Hesperia, Calif., and Maple Williams, Kathryn Williams, Jessie (Ronnie) Johnson, Geneva Williams and Eva Mae (Harvey) Russell, all of Rosedale; aunts, Herietta Acoff of Besman, Ala., and Marcella Griffin of Rosedale; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousin, other relatives and friends.