Funeral services for Oneal Williams, 92, of San Augustine, Texas, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, May 11, at Benson Memorial CME Church with Rev. Edward Fisher officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery under the direction of Community Funeral Home.
Mr. Williams was born Oct. 23, 1925, in Isla, Texas.
Mr. Williams was a World War II Navy veteran. Following his service, he met and married his wife of 65 years, Margene Jones and to this union four children were born, Sharon Simms, Dr. Dwayne Williams, Frederick Williams Esq., and Jennifer Williams.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Mavis Williams Sr., Ive Lee Williams, Claudie Williams; and grandson, Ijuan Simms.
Survivors include his wife, Margene Williams of Jacksonville, Texas; sons, Dr. Dwayne Williams of Sugarland, Texas, and Frederick Williams Esq. of Desoto, Texas; daughters, Sharon Simms and Jennifer Williams, both of Jacksonville, Texas; 10 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
Come and go visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at Community Funeral Home.
Published on May 7, 2018