Jimmy Wayne Williams

jimmy williams

July 29, 1947 ~ September 24, 2014

Jimmy Williams, 67, of the Macy community, passed away at home surrounded by loved ones on Wednesday, September 24. Graveside services will be held Friday, September 26, at the Manning Cemetery at 11 am. Pastor Kevin Boaz will preside over services. Burial will be at Manning cemetery. Services have been entrusted to Cozart Funeral Home in Normangee.

Jimmy was born July 29, 1947 in Houston, TX to his parents Norman Clint and Selma (Poehls) Williams. He was a high school graduate and went on to trade school and became an electrician. After retiring he loved to spend time with his grandsons, letting them play all over his land. Jimmy was a caring man that grew a garden and would invite over friends and family to take home all of his vegetables. Friends would come over and visit for a while and go home with a basket of goodies. Jimmy could make something out of nothing. He also liked to tinker with materials to make things for his grandsons.

Survivors include a son Derrick Williams and wife Melissa; a daughter April May and husband Scott; five grandsons Clint Williams, Kaicer Williams, Kutter Williams, Corbin May and Eli May; a sister Jean Davis and husband Lorne; a brother Jessey Williams and wife Betty; four nieces; nine great nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers family asks you send donations in memory to, Texas Home Health Hospice, 7676 Hillmont St., Houston, TX 77040.

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  1. Jimmy was always there for me and my family if we had a need. He visited us and was a great comfort. We visited alot and I enjoyed our conversations. We had alot in common and shared stories about the past. He had a great insight about things, very intelligent. I will miss Jimmy, but I know he is with our loved ones that have gone ahead of us, and with our Savior. RIP, Jimmy.

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