Mr. Jim W. Williams
Mr. Jim W. Williams, age 87, died Tuesday evening, September 13, 2016, at his home in Medina, TN. He was born in Crockett County, TN, May 5, 1929, the son of the late Plomer S. Williams and Bessie Nelson Williams.
Jim graduated from Bells High School and was a farmer his entire life. He lived and farmed in the Medina community for sixty years and had a passion for hunting and fishing. He also loved to travel and over the years he and his family made many trips all across the United States and Canada. He served as a deacon and usher while a member of Antioch Baptist Church and prior to his death he attended and was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Jane Williams; three sons, Stan (Marilyn) Williams, Steve (Sharon) Williams, Anthony (Teresa) Williams, all of Medina, TN; five grandchildren, Donna Cross of Jackson, Hope (Philip) Sanders of Medina, Ginger (Andy) Kirby of Jackson, MS, Hunter (Rachel) Williams of Medina, Matthew (Jessica) Williams of Atwood; ten great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Mt. Zion UMC Thursday evening, September 15, 2016 from 4 until 8 pm and on Friday from 9:30 am until service time. Services will be held 11 am Friday, September 16, 2016 at Mt. Zion UMC with Rev. Steven Fonville officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Pallbearers to serve will be Billy Blackmon, Philip Blackmon, Philip Sanders, Andy Kirby, Jerry Sowell, Jerry Williams.