James Cornell WilliamsDecember 6, 2016
James "Jimmy" Cornell Williams of Monroe died peacefully on December 6, 2016. Jimmy was born June 30, 1938, the son of Pickette Laney and Alyce Cornell Williams. He retired in 1988. He loved his children, the beach, being outdoors, fishing, hunting, working on vehicles and repairing things.
Visitation will be Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 12:00 until 1:00 pm at McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe with services to follow at 1:00 pm. Jimmy is survived by his children Cynthia Fender and husband, Avery of Pageland, SC; Dondriah Holland and husband Bill of Monroe, NC; Mark Williams and wife, Alicia of Wilmington, NC; Kelly Faulk and husband Thad of Wilmington, NC; Donna Ellington and husband, Mark of Garner, NC; Jeffrey Williams of Charlotte, NC; and a special friend, Karen Washington; nine grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made in Jimmy's memory to the Pickette Williams Scholarship Fund, Wingate University, 220 N. Camden Rd., Wingate, NC 28174.
Forest Lawn West Funeral & Cremation Service is serving the Williams family.