2009-10-01 / Obituaries


Rickey Edward Williams of Jackson died at his home on Sept. 28, 2009, at 33 years of age. He was a member of the Jackson High School Class of 1995. He also attended Georgia Tech in Atlanta, Ga. Mr. Williams was a member of the A.O.H. Church of God in Jackson.

Survivors include his mother, Nettie Lee Williams of Jackson; devoted brother, Horace (Teametrice) Williams Jr. of Jackson; three devoted sisters, Mary (Micheal) Tolliver of Mobile, Marciana Williams of Pascagoula, Miss. and Brittney Williams of Birmingham; two aunts, Gracie Soleyn of Mobile and LouIda Hannon of Manila; and two uncles, Raymond Gordon of Lake Providence, La. and Grady Gordon of Manila.

Preceding him in death was his father, Horace Williams Sr.

Funeral services will be Friday, Oct 2 at 1 p.m., at the Jackson A.O.H. Church with Overseer Frank Mitchell, pastor and officiating minister. Interment will follow in the Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Jackson Memorial Funeral Homes of Jackson.

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