Johnny Carroll Williams, SR. Obituary:
Funeral Date: 9/1/2005
Johnny Carroll Williams, SR., age 68, of Jersey, AR. died Tuesday August 30, at John L. McClellan V.A. Medical Center in Little Rock. Born March 19, 1937 at Humnoke, AR. a son of the late John Alexander Williams and Addie Lucille Haskins Williams he was owner/operator of Johnny Williams Auctions, member Landmark Missionary Baptist Church at Gravelridge and U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict. Also, preceding him in death was a brother Gary Ray Costley and sisters Linda Costley and Shirley Williams. Survivors are 2 sons Johnny Williams, Jr. and spouse Gail of Hermitage, AR. Leland Rex Smith, JR. and spouse Tara of Ore City, TX. 4 daughters Patricia Temple of Greenbrier, AR. Debbie Reed and spouse Clark of El Dorado, AR., Angie Edwards and spouse Tracy of Ore City, TX., Jeannie Renee Scroggins and spouse Jerry of Moro Bay, AR. 4 step-daughters Judy Ratcliff and spouse Buzz of Ore City, TX., Becky Reaves of Pittsburg, TX.,, Paula Belin of Houston, TX., Kelly Hollingsworth and spouse Mark of Hermitage, AR. 4 brothers Harold Williams and spouse Johnnie of Pittsburg, TX., Bobby Costley and spouse Evelyn of Old Hickory, TN., Billy Wayne Costley of Dallas, TX and Lewis Hyde and spouse Brenda of New Edinburg, AR, 3 sisters Norma Fay Isbell and spouse Russell of Hermitage, AR, Linnie Rutledge and spouse Roger of Marianna, AR. and Thresea Costley of Dallas, TX. 13 grandchildren, 7 grandchildren. Funeral services were 2:00 p.m. Thursday September 1, Landmark Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. David Inzer and Rev. Don Smith officiating. Judy Rankin was pianist and soloist was Russell and Larry Isbell. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery at Jersey, AR. by Frazer's Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Robert Carroll Rice, Brandon Dewayne Stanley, Tracy Lyn Edwards, Jr., Thomas Carl Dickson, Randy Renshaw, Johnny Carroll Williams, III., Tony Rice. Honorary pallbearers were Jay Michael Ratcliff, Clinton Jason Ratcliff.