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Mr. James T. Williams

October 28, 1928 ~ January 9, 2024 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Mr. James Williams Obituary

James Thomas Williams was born in Newberry, South Carolina to the late Pope and Odessia
Williams on October 28, 1928. He left this life’s journey peacefully and entered into His eternal
rest on January 9, 2024.
James who was affectionately known as “Yock”, later moved along with his family to Columbia,
South Carolina.
James joined the Friendship AME Church at an early age and faithfully attended Sunday School
and church services as he was physically able. James remained a faithful member until his death.
James worked several jobs during his life to include: working as a plumber for Sammie Nixon
Plumbing Company, and a custodian for the Dutch Square Shopping Mall. He also worked for
Shcumperts Lumber Company and the United Food Service.
James never met a stranger. He was a courteous and friendly person to all he met. Especially at
the McDonald’s in Dutch Fork.
James was preceded in death by his parents, Pope and Odessia Williams; one brother, Ralph
Williams, and three sisters, Gennie V Nixon, Lula Mae Harmon, and Azalee White.
He leaves to cherish and more his memory, two brother, Hasker (Tina) Williams and T.J.
(Gloria) Williams both of Columbia, SC; one sister, Willie Mae Robinson of Life Care Center of
Columbia, SC; along with a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

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Public Viewing
January 14, 2024

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Myers Mortuary & Cremation Services At Alpine Road
2624 Alpine Road
Columbia, SC 29223

Celebration of Life
January 15, 2024

12:00 PM
Friendship AME Church
1449 Bush River Road
Columbia, SC 29210


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