James Curtis Williams

May 4, 1923 ~ October 14, 2019 (age 96)


James Curtis Williams, 96 of Lake City, passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019, at the North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville.  He was born and raised in Union County, Florida to the late George Williams and Alma Raulerson Williams.  Mr. Williams had lived most of his life in Lake City and had worked for Nettles Sausage for 30 years.  He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and attended the Price Creek Ward.  Mr. Williams loved to work on the farm, fishing, hunting, dancing and spending time with his family.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Iva Iris Dicks Williams in 2005, one son, Larry Wayne Williams, Sr., 2012, one great-great granddaughter, Lakelee Ryan Perkins in 2019 and 7 brothers and sisters.

Survivors include his children, Jackson Williams, Lake City, Curry Williams (Kim), Branford and Iris Lackey (Larry), Lake City; one sister, “Dottie”, the Villages, FL; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews also survive. 

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on Old Country Club Road.  Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Union County.  Visitation with the family will be Wednesday evening from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the funeral home. 

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October 16, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home
3596 South Highway 441
Lake City, FL 32025

Funeral Service
October 17, 2019

11:00 AM
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days Saints
909 SE Country Club Road
Lake City, FL 32055

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