Obituaries » Johnnie E. Williams
December 6, 1959 - May 13, 2017
Johnnie E Williams, 57, of Lima, passed away at his residence at 7:19 a.m., Saturday May 13, 2017.
Johnnie was born December 6, 1959 in Chicago, IL, to the late George Davis and Julia Williams. In 2012 he married Sandra Long Carroll Williams, who survives in Lima.
Johnnie had been a bus attendant for All Town Bus Co. He attended I Can Ministries where he was a Disciple Ship Member. Johnnie had completed the drug program in Holland, OH and belonged to the Andonia support group in Lima. He was know for being a hard worker at the apartment building. Johnnie enjoyed fishing, cleaning, cooking and gospel music. He was a great husband, father, grandfather and brother.
In addition to his wife, Sandra, he is survived by his children, Lavelle McKinney, George R. Carroll, Meigan Carroll, Gianna (Richard) Castillo and Khaliah (Xavier) Carroll, all of Chicago, IL: his brothers, Leron Williams,, Roy Davis, Clarence Davis and Rodger Davis all of Canton, MS; his sisters, Darlene Williams Smith and Linda Gross, both of Canton, MS, and Bernadine Williams of Chicago, IL; 22 grandchildren, a host of great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends and family who will miss him dearly.
Johnnie was preceded in death by his brothers, James Keith Williams, Dwight Williams, and Eddie Williams; his sisters, Joy Davis and Shannon Davis.
Services will begin at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20, 2017 at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, EASTSIDE CHAPEL. Pastor Wayne Bradley will officiate. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, IL.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 12:00 pm until time of the service at the funeral home.
Memorial Contributions may be made to I Can Ministries.
Condolences may be made at chiles-lamanfh.com