MITCHELL Jesse E. Williams, 72, Mitchell, passed away at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 20, 2008, at his residence.
Born December 12, 1936, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Oscar and Cora (Tincher) Williams. He married Wilma Louise Young October 10, 1970, and she preceded him in death December 17, 2003.
He retired from Mitchell Optical with 20 years of service. He was a member of Woodville Baptist Church, Mitchell Masonic Lodge No. 228 F.& A.M., and Cecil C. Martin American Legion Post No. 250.
Marilyn Tarr, Mitchell
Cindy Lee, Mitchell
Donna Snow, Mitchell
Connie Sachleben, Milton, Kentucky
Danny Fancher, Elmhurst, Illinois
Dorothy McCart, Mitchell
Lorene Ashley, Bedford
27 great grandchildren
His parents; wife; daughters, Judy Williams and Roxann Byers; sisters, Mary Kathleen Sheeks, Maxine Hodges, and Betty Ritchison; and brothers, Warren, Harry, Clifford, and John Robert Williams, preceded him in death.
Funeral service will at 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 23, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Glenn Hamer officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Sunday, and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.
A memorial service will be conducted by the Mitchell Masonic Lodge No. 228 F.& A.M. at 7:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.