Jackie D. “Jack” Williams

Published 3:19 pm Friday, April 29, 2022

Jackie D. “Jack” Williams, 86, Elizabethton, passed away Thursday, April 28, 2022, at his residence. He was born April 10, 1936 in Jonesville, Va., to the late Alfonso “Fonce” and Pearl Pierce Williams. He had lived in Elizabethton for a number of years.
Jack was retired after 35 years as a plumber at Nor-Well Company. He loved watching birds.
Jack was a member of Borderview Christian Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Gertrude Bradley, Kathleen Cornett and Reba Lane, and two brothers, Pal Williams and Alfonso Williams Jr.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Bonnie Norris Williams; two sons, David (Rhonda) Williams and Michael (Jennifer) Williams; one granddaughter, Macy Williams (Elijah) Fenske; two grandsons, Joseph Williams and Cody Williams; two great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Jim Williams and Don Williams. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Mr. Scott Fisher and Mr. Steve Guinn, ministers, officiating. Music will be provided by Ray Don Markland, the Church Quartet and Scott Reynolds, organist. Graveside services and interment will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 2:20 p.m. Sunday, will be Mike Odom, John Carver, Travis Norris, Johnny Norris, Curtis Gentry, Scott Campbell and Elijah Fenske. Honorary pallbearers will be Melvin Nave, Joey Bradley, Danny Bradley, Dewey Scalf, Lee Norris, Luther Norris, Robert Norris, Jeremy Odom, Jimmy Williams, Allen Scalf, Gene Scalf and Ronnie Hill. The family would like to express a special thank you to the staff of Amedisys Hospice, Dr. Jeff Farrow and Dr. Frank Forbush. The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 2:20 p.m. Sunday to go in procession to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Williams family.

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