Jessie Williams, Jr., 99, of Lake Village, passed way on November 9, 2014 at his home.
He was born August 20, 1915 in Helen, Mississippi to the late Jessie Williams Sr. and Josephine Burk Williams. He was member of Oldwhite Storm Batist church in Helen, Mississippi.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Williams was preceded in death his wife, Christean Williams; five sons, Jessie Williams III, Earlie Williams, Freddie Williams, Augusta Williams, William Lewis Williams and Authur Williams; and one daughter, Earlie Willams
Survivors are, four sons, Robert Lee Williams, Leonard Williams and Leon Williams, all of St. Louis, Missouri, and Herbert Earl Williams of Elizabeth, Missouri; three daughters Barbara Thomas of Jackson, Mississippi, Cora Lee Williams of Chachtau, Missouri and Erma Bell of Lake Village; a brother, Clarence Tonstone of Greenville, Mississippi; a sister, Assie Malone of Peoria, Illinois, and host of nieces nephews and other family and friends.
A wake will be held on November 21 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Bishop King Funeral Home in Lake Village. A funeral service will be on November 22 at 11 a.m. at Christian Liberty Church. Burial will follow at Jennie Cemetery under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village.