Rhodes & Northern, Owners
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Friday, October 12, 2018
5:00 - 8:00 P.M.

Saturday, October 13, 2018
11:00 A.M.
Ray Williams Memorial Chapel
301 N. Howard Avenue

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10/10/2018 08:55 PM



MJ Williams answered his call to rest on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at The Gulfside Center for Hospice Care in Zephyrhills, Florida.  Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, October 13, at 11:00 a.m. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 N. Howard Avenue, Tampa, with Dr. Ala Faye Nelson-Vickers, officiating.

MJ Williams, son of the late Abraham and Cora Williams, was born July 13, 1936 in Marianna, Florida. He was educated in the public schools of Jackson County prior to moving to Tampa, Florida and was employed with Crown Zellerbach Gaylord Containers until his retirement.

He was preceded in death by: his parents; brothers, Abraham Williams, Andy James "Boy" Williams, Samuel Williams and Joseph Williams; sisters, Viola Harvey, Alberta Borders and Loubell Wesley; and daughter, Doretha Williams.

MJ leaves behind a legacy of love and is survived by: Carrie Williams; children, Mary Williams, John Williams and Cindy Williams; grandson, Savion (Sage) Baker; 1 brother and 6 sisters, Edna Ligon of Tampa, FL, Cynthia (Elmore) Garrett, Sandra (Jimmy) Tiggs, Delorise Johnson, Rebecca (Charlie) Williams, Dorothy Nell Williams and Abraham Norman Williams, all of Greenwood, Florida and a host of other family members and friends.

The remains will repose after 5p.m. Friday, October 12, at Ray Williams Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. 

The family request that everyone meet at the funeral home chapel Saturday morning.  Repast to follow funeral service at Holy Outreach for Christ, HO
PA Inc., 7935 N. Armenia Avenue, Tampa.

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301 N. Howard Avenue 
Tampa, FL 33606-1508
Phone:  813.253.3419 
  Fax:  813.251.4912
Email:  raywilliamsfh@verizon.net         
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