Willie Williams, Sr., 80, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, February 10, 2020, in a local hospital.
He was employed by U.S. Pipe & Foundry and retired after 32 years.
He was preceded in death by his sisters, Thelma Williams and Ruby Williams; parents, Edward and Lucy Williams.
Survivors include his devoted wife of 52 years, Emma Williams; children, Jacqueline Williams, Ernest Williams, Shirley Smith, Willie Williams, Jr., Derrick Williams, and Valencia (Lawrence) Brewer; sister, Susie Martin all of Chattanooga; a host of grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends.
Visitation is on Monday, Feb. 17, from 6-7 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 1 p.m. in the chapel with Minister Lawrence Brewer as the eulogist.
Burial will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.