Donald Royce Williams
April 27, 1933 ~ August 30, 2021
Donald Royce Williams, 88, of Hughes Springs went to be with his Lord and Savior on August 30, 2021. Mr. Williams was born April 27, 1933 in Hughes Springs, Texas to Mallis Williams and Lilla Honea Williams. Donald was a devoted Christian and a faithful member of the Hughes Springs Missionary Baptist Church.
He is survived by three daughters, Karen Jones (Jerry), Laurie Latham (Dana), Debbie Williams Gregory; son-in-law, Jerry Fitzgerald; grandchildren, Jeremy Westmoreland, Jerry Don Jones (Kristine), Joseph Fitzgerald (Cristy), Ashley Jackson (Cody), Shannon Latham, Trey Phillips, Jeron Brown (Jessie); three great-grandsons; five great-granddaughters; two sisters, LaNell Simmons, Sondra McDaniel; special niece, Darlene Gilmore and many other family members and friends.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Joyce Laverne Williams; son, Donald Glynn Williams; daughter, Carla Vernette Fitzgerald; grandson, Jason Corley; parents, Mallis and Lilla Williams; four sisters, Carol Ann Younger, Delma Almond, Maybelle Taylor, Mary Adams and three brothers, Irvin, Bobby and Edward Williams.
Graveside services for Donald Williams, 88, of Hughes Springs will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Hughes Springs Cemetery and under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs.
There will be a time of visitation from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Friday evening at the funeral home.