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Johnnie D Williams II
Dec 02, 1934 to Nov 13, 2014


Johnnie D. Williams III, 79, a faithful and dedicated servant of the Lord, was called home on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at his home in Matthews, N. C. Born December 2, 1934, a native of Sumter County, he was the son of the late Johnnie Williams II. And Sammie Williams. He was educated in the public schools of Sumter County and a graduate of Lincoln High School, Class of 1953. He continued his education at South Carolina State College and Morris College. H was a member of Middle St. A. M. E. Zion Church, Charlotte, N. C., where he served as Chairman of the Trustee Board, Sunday School Superintendent, Sunday School teacher, and President of the Senior Choir. Johnnie loved his church and loved talking about the Lord. He was married to the late Maude Williams. To cherish his memories, he leaves behind his loving sister, Deloris W. Turner; his nephew, George A. Cox, whom he lived with; his grand nephew, George Tariq Cox; a step daughter, Linda Sturgis; two step granddaughters, Tahillary Sturgis (whom he and his wife raised) and “Cookie”; two step grandson, Kevin and Chavis Sturgis; his only aunt whom he loved dearly, Rose A. Williams; and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his only child, Johnnie D. Williams, and his twin sister, Jeannie B. Williams. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p. m., Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from the Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 325 Fulton Street, Sumter, with the Reverend James Blassingame, pastor, eulogist, assisted by the Rev. Lee Dingle, Rev. Johnnie M. Gist and Rev. Alfred Washington. The family is receiving family and friends at the home of his sister, Delores Turner, 70 Albert Spears Drive, Sumter. The Remains will be placed in the church at 1:00 p. m. The procession will leave from the home of his sister at 1:30 p. m. Floral bearers and Pall bearers will be Lincoln High School, Class of 1953.
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