G. W.'s Story
G. W. Williams, 84, of Mayo, Fla., passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, May 20, 2016. Mr. Williams was born January 29, 1932 in Lafayette County to Mr. Joseph Virgil Williams and Mary Etta Hurst Williams. G. W. was of the Christian faith and was a member of Mayo First Assembly of God. He worked in the logging industry for more than 40 years. He enjoyed reading his Bible, loved gardening and spending time with his family. G. W. was preceded in death by; his wife of 59 years, Mary Frances Williams; one brother, Albert Williams; six sisters, Essie Clinton, Ola Coker, Leona Sanders, Doris Dycus, Edna Scheer and Ellis Paquin.
He is survived by; his two loving and devoted daughters, Carolyn Diane Williams and Cloria Jean Williams, both of Mayo; as a well as a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Funeral Services for Mr. Williams will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 23, 2016 at the Burns Funeral Home Memorial Chapel with Bro. Kenny Sullivan and Bro. Lamar "Cooter" McCray officiating. Interment will follow in Wayfare Cemetery. The family will receive friends starting at 10:30 a.m. prior to the service. All arrangements are under the direction of Burns Funeral Home of Mayo.
Friends may sign the online guest book at www.joepburnsfuneralhomes.com
Published on May 26, 2016