Lewis Williams was born Sept. 18, 1933 in Coahoma County, Miss. to Chester and Ella Williams.
Lewis Williams was born Sept. 18, 1933 in Coahoma County, Miss. to Chester and Ella Williams. He was the third of nine children. He confessed a hope in Christ at the early age of 14 years at Star Bethlehem M.B Church. Lewis attended school at Dice Rolling Wahls School at Barton. Lewis was a lifelong farmer. His parents, grandparents, and four brothers preceded him in death. Lewis leaves to cherish his memory, Eddie (Odessa) Williams of Lexa, Dorothy Billingsley of St. Louis, Chester Williams of Madrid, Spain Leroy Williams of Little Rock; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. Visitation will be Friday, March 8 in the Jackson – Highley Funeral Home Chapel, from 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9 at the P.L.M. & D. District Center at Helena Crossing. Interment will follow immediately in Mt. Moriah Cemetery at Marvell.