James Williams

July 23, 1929 - September 07, 2018

James Williams

James Wesley Williams, 89, of Kountze, died Friday, September 7, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family and friends. He was born on July 23, 1929, in Orange, to Vernie Ethel Thomas and Nolon Emery Williams. James was a United States Army veteran, having served in the Korean War, and he later retired as an electrician.

He was member of IBEW Local #390 and #479, Kountze-Sour Lake Chapter #724 Order of the Eastern Star and James was also a sixty-year member and Past Master of Pine Masonic #642 A.F. and A.M. in Kountze.

Survivors include his wife of fifty-two years, Edith Maree Williams; children, James Williams and his wife, Sissy; and Theresa Belew and her husband, Keith, all of Jasper; stepchildren, Jack Hardy and his wife, Ute, of Jewett; Donald Hardy and his wife, Paula, of Winnie; Karl Hardy and his wife, Jeannie; and Rhodda Frazier and her husband, Don; and sister, Patricia “Mitsi” Perino, all of Kountze; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

James is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers and one sister.

A graveside service for Mr. Williams’ family and friends will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, September 10, 2018, at Old Hardin Cemetery, Old Hardin Road, Kountze, under the direction of Broussard’s, 530 West Monroe, Kountze.

Broussard's Mortuary - Kountze, TX
530 W Monroe Street Kountze, TX 77625
Graveside Service
Graveside-Old Hardin Cemetery Old Hardin Cemetery
Hwy 326 Kountze, TX 77625
Monday, September 10, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Old Hardin Cemetery
Hwy 326 Kountze, TX 77625

Comments (2)

  • W. J.

    08 October 2018 at 11:13 | #

    To the family:
    My condolences to all of you. May the memories you shared together and the promises found at John 6:40 and Acts 24:15 provide you with comfort, strength and hope for the future. We long to see their fulfillment soon. For more comfort please visit our website: jw.org and view the faith strengthening video: Is There Hope for the Dead? ?


  • Garry Stubblefield

    08 September 2018 at 23:58 | #

    J W and I worked together as electricians back in the 1980's. He was one of the finest men that I ever met. A hard worker, sometimes a little "hardheaded", and a very tallented electrician. RIP my friend.


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