James Williams passed away on January 9, 2021 in Tyler. He was born on January 4, 1954 in Mt. Pleasant to James Henry Williams, Sr. and Lillian Faye Blalock Williams.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Lillian Marie Williams, and brother, Phil Williams.
James is survived by his loving wife, Tammie Williams; daughter and son-in-law, Lori Williams Morales and Manuel Morales; son and daughter-in-law, James Williams, III and Rebecca Williams; son and daughter-in-law, Richard Hall and Carrie Hall; son, Scott Williams; daughter and son-in-law, Rachael Whetstone and Bernie Whetstone; 16 grandkids; 6 great-grandkids, and 2 nieces.
A visitation will be held at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. A graveside service will be held at Farmers Academy Cemetery on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 10:00 AM.
Online registry is now available at batescoopersloanfuneralhome.com.