James Ernest Williams of East Ridge, went to heaven on August 8, 2018.
He was born on June 20, 1932, to Charles and Elizabeth Williams in Kentucky. He was a great daddy, a loving husband and a friend to all who met him. He had a great sense of humor and loved fishing, bowling and gardening. He loved his faith and church OLPH where he was an Usher for Years and loved his OLPH family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Elizabeth Williams, sister, Annie Williams, Brother Gerald Williams, brother, Ed Williams, brother, Gene Williams and brother, Jack Williams.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jennie Lee Williams, daughter and caregiver, Carolyn (Deal) Harty, daughter, Marlene (Ron) Sturkie, grandaughters, Elizabeth (Anthony) Sims, Jamie (Jim) Belco, and Lois Sturkie, grandson, Michael Robertson, several great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of James’ Life will be held at OLPH on Friday, Aug. 24, at 11 a.m. with Father Jim officiating. Afterwards, a graveside committal with military honors will be held in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the care of Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory and Florist East Chapel, 404 South Moore Road, East Ridge, Tn 37412.
Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com.