John David Williams, 78, of Vardaman, passed away at his home on Friday, April 17, 2020. Born February 6, 1942, in Missouri, he was the son of the late William and Francis Williams. He is preceded in death by his parents; ten sisters; one brother; two sons, Jason Williams and Wade Williams; and one granddaughter, Anna Williams.
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John had a fun loving personality, and a wonderful sense of humor. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, selling and trading cars, piddling around in his yard and junk yard, cooking, watching movies, playing dominos, and spending time with his family.
Pryor Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Williams Family.
A Graveside Service honoring the life of John will be held on Monday, April 20, 2020 at 3:00pm at Calhoun City Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Nick McGreger, Jaylon Williams, Lee Baker, Brandon “Chubby’ Williams, Lee Tallent, Jerry Black, and Rudy Williams.
He leaves behind two children, Dave (Jenny) Williams, and Cathy (Carl) Baker, both of Vardaman; nine grandchildren, Tyler Williams, BreeAnna (Chris) Hilmus, Chelsea (Nick) McGreger, Brandon “Chubby” Williams, Jaylon Williams, John Robert Williams, all of Vardaman, Lee (Lawanda) Baker of Mantee, Lyndsie Williams of Virginia Beach, VA, and Sara Beth Thomas of West Memphis, AR; six greatgrands, Shylynn and Kinlynn McGreger, Leah and Jennifer Baker, and Blaize and Jason Williams.
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